Alternate Leg ID: DE92-10, Leg 2
Area of Operations: northern edge of Georges Bank, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Dates: September 28, 1992 to October 06, 1992
Objectives: Collaborative reasearch with USGS and NMFS; echo sounding, sidescan sonar surveys, video, and bottom sampling of selected areas on the northern edge of Georges Bank to map sedimentary environments and biological habitats.
Type of Activity:
Information to be derived:
Summary: 856 line km of sidescan sonar data in 3 areas comprising 139 sq. km of continuous coverage; color video camera deployed at 31 sites; 8 sediment samples taken.
USGS Project Number: EEZ SHELF MAPPING
Contact: Page Valentine (email@example.com)
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