Area of Operations: Lake Winnipesaukee, Moultonborough, Carroll County, New Hampshire, United States, North America
Dates: July 23, 2005 to July 30, 2005
Chief scientist: Jane Denny
Jeff Deacon, NH/VT WRD
Objectives: Sea floor mapping of Lake Winnipesaukee working with NH WRD; invasive species mapping project.
Type of Activity: Seismic profiling; Sea floor mapping; Photography;Sea floor mapping
Information to be derived: Surficial geologic map
Summary: Geophysical survey was conducted within Moultonbourough Bay, Lake Winnipesaukee using high-resolution sidescan-sonar, swath bathymetry, and chirp sub-bottom profiler. Sediment samples, video and bottom photographs were collected to ground truth the geophysics. These data will lay the foundation for further habitat studies within the Bay.
Contact: Jane Denny (email@example.com)
InfoBank: uses the identifier R-1-05-NH. Visit this site for more information.
Publications resulting from these data
Deacon, J.R., Denny, J.F., Argue, D., Kiah, R.G. and Danforth, W.W.,,0, Distribution and Habitat Conditions of Variable-leaf Milfoil in Moultonborough Bay, Lake Winnipesaukee, New Hampshire: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report
Denny, J. F, Danforth, W.W., Worley, C.R., and Irwin, B.J,, High-resolution geophysical and sample data collected in Moultonborough Bay, Lake Winnipesaukee, New Hampshire in 2005, USGS Field Activity 2005-004-FA: U. S. Geological Survey Web Page
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