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Summary Information for Field Activity 1998-017-FA

Area of Operations: Stellwagen Bank, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: July 16, 1998 to July 30, 1998

Chief scientist: Page Valentine

   Peter Auster - NOAA/UCONN

Objectives: Sampling, video, and photography of the sea bed; conduct biological habitat surveys.

Type of Activity:

Information to be derived:

Summary: 428 photo/video stations; 274 sediment samples collected.

Contact: Page Valentine (pvalentine@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier I-17-98-ST. Visit this site for more information.

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Platform Info:
photo of ISABEL S
ISABEL S

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 http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/469/)

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