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Summary Information for Field Activity 2002-058-FA

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

Dates: September 26, 2002 to September 27, 2002

Chief scientist: Mike Bothner

   Bill Martin - WHOI

Objectives: Video bottom, deploy benthic chambers, video chambers on bottom, take diver push cores and video coring process.

Type of Activity: Sampling; Photography; Benthic chamber deployment;Benthic Chamber Deployment

Information to be derived: technique video

Summary: Video gathered of bottom at station. Two chambers successfully deployed; 8 cores taken. Video was taken of chambers on bottom and coring operations.

Contact: Mike Bothner (mbothner@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier A-4-02-BH. Visit this site for more information.

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

Platform Info:
photo of ASTERIAS
ASTERIAS

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)

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