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Summary Information for Field Activity 1997-036-FA

Area of Operations: New York Bight (Hudson Shelf Valley) and southern Long Island, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: November 25, 1997 to December 02, 1997

Chief scientist: Brad Butman
Bill Schwab

   Canadian Hydrographic Service; University of New Brunswick

Objectives: Complete multibeam survey of Hudson Shelf Valley. Multibeam survey of selected regions along southern Long Island.

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Summary: Woods Hole, 2 days Hudson Shelf Valley (HSV), New York, 2 days HSV, New York, 1 day s. Long Island, Woods Hole.

Contact: Bill Danforth (

InfoBank: uses the identifier C-36-97-NB. Visit this site for more information.

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Publications resulting from these data

Schwab, W.C., Denny, J.F., Foster, D.S., Lotto, L.L., Allison, M.A., Uchupi, E., Swift, B.A., Danforth, W.W., Thieler, E.R., and Butman, B.,2002, High-resolution Quaternary seismic stratigraphy of the New York Bight Continental Shelf: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2002-152, DVD-ROM. (Also available at

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