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Summary Information for Field Activity 2000-085-FA

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

Dates: November 14, 2000 to November 14, 2000

Chief scientist: Marinna Martini

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Objectives: Set tripods #635 and 636; turn around tripod #628; investigate cause of failure of telemetry at the Boston B-Buoy.

Type of Activity: Mooring work;

Information to be derived:

Summary: Moorings deployed: 2 (#635 recovered FA 01068 CHRISTOPHER ANDREW Aug. 16, 2001, and #636 recovered FA 01022 MARCUS HANNA Feb. 13-14, 2001). Moorings recovered: 1 (#628 deployed FA 00062 CHRISTOPHER ANDREW Jul. 19, 2000).

Contact: Fran Lightsom (flightsom@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier A-85-00-MA. Visit this site for more information.

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

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Platform Info:
photo of CHRISTOPHER ANDREW
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., Bothner, M.H., Alexander, P.S., Lightsom, F.L., Martini, M.A., Gutierrez, B.T., and Strahle, W.S.,2004, Long-term oceanographic observations in western Massachusetts Bay offshore of Boston, Massachusetts; data report for 1989-2002: U.S. Geological Survey Digital Data Series DDS-74, Version 2.0, DVD-ROM. (Also available at http://pubs.usgs.gov/dds/dds74/)

Data Types and Locations:

Oceanographic Measurements

Western Mass Bay mooring data

 

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