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Summary Information for Field Activity 2002-040-FA

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

Dates: May 02, 2002 to May 08, 2002

Chief scientist: Mike Bothner

   Bill Martin, WHOI

Objectives: On May 2, deployed 2 benthic chambers. On May 8 the chambers were recovered. Six diver push cores were collected.

Type of Activity: Sampling; Mooring work; Photography;

Information to be derived: Samples and chemical analysis; Morphology;

Summary: Chambers deployed and recovered. Cores taken. Both chambers came up using release. Used blue vent plugs on core caps for first time: they worked well.

Contact: PROJECT PARTNER ()

InfoBank: uses the identifier R-4-02-MA. Visit this site for more information.

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

Platform Info:
photo of RAFAEL
RAFAEL

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/)

Kalnejais, Linda H., Martin, William R., Signell, Richard P., and Bothner, Michael H.,2007, Role of sediment resuspension in the remobilization of particulate-phase metals from coastal sediments: Environmental Science and Technology, v. 41, no. 7: p. 2282-2288. (Also available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es061770z)

Data Types and Locations:

Oceanographic MeasurementsPhotos

Deck photos of field activity operations

Samples

 

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