Project Description

Semi-Annual Report. South Atlantic Shelf-Edge MPAs and Deep-Water Coral HAPCs. Summary of Accomplishments, Oct. 1, 2013 to March 31 2014

Stacey Harter, Andrew David, John Reed, Stephanie Farrington

Shelf‐Edge MPAs

Status of data from 2013 MPA Cruise:

  • Data collected during this cruise are being analyzed and, once completed, the report will be prepared.

Data sets included:

  • ROV navigation data
  • ROV dive log data
  • Dive metadata
  • In situ photographs, and transect images for quantitative analysis of benthic habitat and biota.
  • Transect video for fish analysis
  • CTD data
  • Data were entered into our At‐sea Access database, and proofed for inaccuracies


Harter S, David A, Reed JK, Farrington S. 2014b. Semi-annual report. South Atlantic shelf-edge MPAs and deep-water coral HAPCs. Summary of accomplishments, Oct. 1, 2013 to March 31 2014. HBOI Technical Report No. 146. p. 4.