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Summary Information for Field Activity 2012-035-FA

Area of Operations: Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

Dates: August 21, 2012 to August 27, 2012

Chief scientist: Seth Ackerman

   Dan Sampson, Massachusetts Coastal Zone Management

Objectives: Sediment Grab Samples and Seafloor Photography/Video

Type of Activity: Sampling;Vineyard inner shelf, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Information to be derived: Grain size analysis;Sea floor map;

Summary: Sampling survey on the EPA's OSV Bold using the InterOcean-configuration SEABOSS. 350 sites were occupied to collect sediment samples, video and/or photos aboard the EPA OSV BOLD

Contact: Seth Ackerman (

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