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Summary Information for Field Activity 2000-071-FA

Area of Operations: Connecticut River, Deerfield River, Turners Falls, Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: August 23, 2000 to August 23, 2000

Chief scientist: Rick Rendigs

   Ted Santos - BRD

Objectives: Install/recover instrument package.

Type of Activity:

Information to be derived:

Summary: After two radial searches at each of two sites in the river, we determined that the instrument was probably buried by the mega sand waves that were encountered. These were about 4-6 ft. in height and approximately 8-10 ft. crest to crest. Extremely high flow velocities had been recorded for the river during late spring/early summer.

Contact: Rick Rendigs (rrendigs@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier T-71-00-CT. Visit this site for more information.

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Platform Info:
TURNERS FALLS

Data Types and Locations:

Oceanographic Measurements

 

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