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Summary Information for Field Activity 1998-033-FA

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

Dates: August 06, 1998 to August 06, 1998

Chief scientist: Brad Butman

Objectives: Conduct hydrographic survey as part of internal wave experiment. Describe and track internal waves using acoustics.

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Contact: Brad Butman (bbutman@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier A-33-98-MY. Visit this site for more information.

Related Links: http://soundwaves.usgs.gov/2008/07/awards.html

Platform Info:
CHRISTOPHER ANDREW

Publications resulting from these data

Bothner, M.H., Butman, B., Alexander, P.S., Baldwin, S.M., Blackwood, D.S., Borden, J., Casso, M.A., Crusius, J., Goudreau, J., Kalnejais, L.H., Lamothe, P.J., Martin, W.R., Martini, M.A., Rendigs, R.R., Sayles, F.L., Signell, R.P., Valentine, P.C., and Warner, J.C.,2007, Processes influencing the transport and fate of contaminated sediments in the coastal ocean - Boston Harbor and Massachusetts Bay: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1302, 89 p.. (Also available at http://pubs.usgs.gov/circ/2007/1302/)

Butman, B., Alexander, P.S., Anderson, S.P., Lightsom, F.L., Scotti, A., and Beardsley, R.C.,2006, The Massachusetts Bay internal wave experiment, August 1998; data report: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 85, Version 2.0, DVD-ROM. (Also available at http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/2006/85/)

Scotti, A., Beardsley, R.C., Butman, B., and Pineda, J.,2008, Shoaling of nonlinear internal waves in Massachusetts Bay: Journal of Geophysical Research - Oceans, v. 113, no. C08031. (Also available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2008JC004726)

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