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Summary Information for Field Activity 2013-003-FA

Area of Operations:

Dates: May 20, 2013 to June 13, 2013

Chief scientist: Laura Brothers
Bill Schwab

Objectives: Characterize seabed in state waters south of Martha's Vineyard

Type of Activity: Sea floor mapping;Marthas Vineyard Inner shelf & Nantucket Sound, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Information to be derived: Sea floor map;Bathymetric maps;

Summary: Mapped 180 km2 of seafloor South of Marthas Vineyard and in Nantucket Sound. Data collected included bathymetry, sub bottom and sonar.

Contact: Seth Ackerman (sackerman@usgs.gov)

Related Links: http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/project-pages/coastal_mass/

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Data Types and Locations:

BathymetryNavigationLogsSeismicsSonar

 

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