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Summary Information for Field Activity 2007-011-FA

Area of Operations: Martha's Vineyard Coastal Observatory, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: August 09, 2007 to August 14, 2007

Chief scientist: Chris Sherwood


Objectives: Mapping for ONR Ripples DRI project.

Type of Activity: Sea floor mapping;Sea floor mapping

Information to be derived:

Summary: Sidescan sonar, chirp sub-bottom and swath bathymetry were collected off the south shore of Martha's Vineyard surrounding MCVO within a 5 km x 7 km area.

Contact: Chris Sherwood (

InfoBank: uses the identifier M-1-07-MA. Visit this site for more information.

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Publications resulting from these data

Denny, J.F., Danforth, W.W., Foster, D.S., and Sherwood, C.R.,2009, Geophysical data collected off the south shore of Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1288. (Also available at

Data Types and Locations:


Deck photos of field activity operations


Raw SEGY data



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