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Summary for Field Activity Number 2007-039-FA

Area of Operations: Vineyard Sound, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: October 31, 2007 to October 31, 2007

Objectives: Completely map the bathymetry surrounding the shoal Middle Ground in Vineyard Sound using swath bathymetric methods.

Type of Activity: Sea floor mapping

Information to be derived: Sea Floor Map
Bathymetric Maps

Summary: Collected 13 lines of swath bathymetric data using the SEA SwathPlus system aboard the R/V Rafael.

USGS Project Number: 2921-0GW60 - Project Description

Contact: Bill Danforth (bdanforth@usgs.gov)

Map for Area of Operations :

Map of field activity boundary.

Platform Info:
photo of RAFAEL
RAFAEL

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