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ID 07001
Also Known As R-1-07-CD
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Woods Hole, Massachusetts. Chief Scientist: Walter Barnhardt, Massachusetts Office of Coastal Zone Management. Data (sidescansonar, subbottomprofiler, sidescansonar) of field activity 07001 (R-1-07-CD) in Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic from 04/20/2007 to 05/04/2007
Organization United States Geological Survey, Woods Hole, Massachusetts
Project/Theme Geologic mapping of the Massachusetts inner shelf
Chief Scientist Walter Barnhardt
Platform Rafael
Area of Operation Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic, Cape Cod
Bounding Coordinates
-70.83333     -70.33333
Ports LEAVE Green Harbor, MA
ARRIVE Green Harbor, MA
Dates 04/20/2007 (JD 110) to 05/04/2007 (JD 124)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Walter Barnhardt
Walter Barnhardt Massachusetts Office of Coastal Zone Management, Chief Scientist
Chuck Worley boat captain
David Foster boat captain
Bill Danforth
Emile Bergeron marine tech
Barry Irwin GPS setup
Brian Andrews
Seth Ackerman
Wayne Baldwin data processor
Jane Denny director of technology and personnel
Equipment Used
seafloor mapping (geophysics only)
Information to be Derived
Sea Floor Map;Bathymetric Maps;
Completed mapping in shallow water along coast, approx from
Green Harbor-Scituate, to fill in areas not covered by 2006 Megan
Miller survey.  Collected full coverage bathymetry and backscatter
data, and closely spaced grid of subbottom profiles.  Total
trackline length = 525 km; area mapped = 57 km2; water depths range
from 4-20 m.  Nearshore area south of Green Harbor (off Duxbury
Beach) was not completed due to weather; will fill gaps during July
Navigation technique: RTK-GPS.
Cruise was delayed 6 days by a strong nor easter. Lost several days at end of cruise due to weather. Took along two data processors on this cruise for the first time (usually only one) in order to speed up the production. New 4-stroke outboards performed well, very quiet and and lots of power. Auto-pilot seldom deviated from programmed Hypack lines. New pole mount for chirp worked great, allowed tight turns to port w/out prop damage to fish. Now, if we could just find a way to launch/recover the big 512i fish! 14 days at sea. 525 kms. of continuous data. Related web site(s):
Got Help? For 07001, we would appreciate any information on -- activity type, analog materials, contract, days at sea, dive count, kms of navigation, national plan, NGDC Info, owner, project number, publications, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, tabulated info.
Type Webpage KMZ Arc         Metadata         WHSC
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml data
Navigation data nav      
Times   050.times      

07001 location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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