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Summary Information for Field Activity 1994-014-FA

Area of Operations: Stellwagen Bank, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: September 08, 1994 to September 13, 1994

Chief scientist: Page Valentine

   Peter Auster - NURP/UCONN

Objectives: ROV survey, sampling, video observations of sedimentary environments and habitats.

Type of Activity: Sampling; Photography;

Information to be derived: Grain size analysis; Habitat maps;

Summary: Sediment samples: 73; Video transects; Bottom photos: 106 images on 1 photo CD.

Contact: Page Valentine (

InfoBank: uses the identifier M-1-94-ST. Visit this site for more information.

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Publications resulting from these data

Valentine, Page C., Gallea, Leslie B., Blackwood, Dann S., and Twomey, Erin R.,2010, Seabed photographs, sediment texture analyses, and sun-illuminated sea floor topography in the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary region off Boston, Massachusetts: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 469. (Also available at

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