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ID 09068
Also Known As R-68-09-MA
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Woods Hole, Massachusetts. Chief Scientists: Bill Danforth, Rich Signell. Seafloor mapping data (Navigation-DGPS, Bathymetry, Navigation-Hypack, Sidescan-Submetrix) of field activity 09068 (R-68-09-MA) in Vineyard Sound, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic from 09/22/2009 to 09/22/2009
Organization United States Geological Survey, Woods Hole, Massachusetts
Project/Theme Coastal Sediment Transport
Chief Scientist Bill Danforth
Rich Signell
Activity Type Seafloor mapping
Platform Rafael
Owner USGS-Woods Hole, MA
Area of Operation Vineyard Sound, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic, Massachusetts
Bounding Coordinates
-71.00000     -70.40000
Ports LEAVE Falmouth, MA
ARRIVE Falmouth, MA
Dates 09/22/2009 (JD 265) to 09/22/2009 (JD 265)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Bill Danforth
Bill Danforth Chief Scientist
Rich Signell Chief Scientist
Chuck Worley
Barry Irwin
Equipment Used
Map the bathymetry surrounding the Middle Ground shoal in Vineyard
Sound using swath bathymetric methods.
Information to be Derived
Sea Floor Map
Bathymetric Maps
Mapped the northern extension of Middle Ground Shoals just north of
Lake Tashmoo to West Chop
Community Sediment Transport Modeling.
1 day at sea.
Data types: Bathymetry
Raw bathymetric data in SEA sxr format stored on hard disk (raid
server) and DVD
Navigation technique: RTK DGPS
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Got Help? For 09068, we would appreciate any information on -- analog materials, contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, kms of navigation, national plan, NGDC Info, 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      

09068 location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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