Area of Operations: Stellwagen Bank, Massachusetts, United States, North America, Gulf of Maine, North Atlantic;
Dates: May 18, 2014 to May 24, 2014
Objectives: Collect sediment samples, photos, video, and ctd data for substrate mapping on Stellwagen Bank in collaboration with Stellwagen NMS scientists.
Type of Activity: Sampling;Sea floor mapping;Photography;
Information to be derived: Grain size analysis;Sea floor map;
Summary: Conducted 3 1-day cruises with RV Auk to Stellwagen Bank from Scituate, MA. Collected sediment samples, video and photo imagery, ctd water column profiles, navigation data.
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