Alternate Leg ID: OC131; M-06; BLM M-6; BTF M-6
Area of Operations: Georges Bank, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Dates: November 19, 1982 to November 28, 1982
Objectives: Collect bottom grab samples, rocking chair dredge samples, otter trawl samples, bottom still photographs, XBT casts, and other hydrographic measurements for the Georges Bank benthic monitoring program.
Type of Activity: Sampling
Information to be derived: Time series data
Samples and chemical analysis
Grain size analysis
Suspended sediment concentrations
Summary: Bottom grab samples: 6; Van Veen samples: 67; Rocking chair dredge; Otter trawl; Still photos; XBTs: 19.
USGS Project Number: BTF GBMP
Contact: Rick Rendigs (firstname.lastname@example.org)