Area of Operations: Stellwagen Bank, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Dates: October 07, 1996 to November 02, 1996
Objectives: Conduct sidescan sonar surveys to image sedimentary environments and biological habitats. Acquire data from the sea bed that will be used to interpret sidescan sonar imagery and compile maps of Stellwagen Bank NMS.
Type of Activity: Sampling
Sea floor mapping
Information to be derived: Habitat maps
Sea Floor Map
Summary: Sidescan sonar: 513 km; Stations: 107 (sample, video transect, still photos at each station)
USGS Project Number: 7241-32060
Contact: Page Valentine (firstname.lastname@example.org)
InfoBank: uses the identifier F-38-96-ST. Visit this site for more information.