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Summary Information for Field Activity 2009-003-FA

Area of Operations: Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: January 09, 2009 to January 15, 2009

Chief scientist: Marinna Martini

Objectives: Deploy tripods and moorings, grab sediment samples.

Type of Activity: Sampling; Mooring work;

Information to be derived: Time series data; Grain size analysis; Suspended sediment concentrations;

Summary: Mooring numbers 853-858. Four tripods and two buoys set at 3 sites; grab samples taken from each site.

Contact: Brandy Armstrong (

InfoBank: uses the identifier C-3-09-NR. Visit this site for more information.

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Publications resulting from these data

Armstrong, B.N., Warner, J.C., Voulgaris, G., List, J.H., Thieler, E.R., and Martini, M.A.,2012, Carolinas Coastal change Processes Project Data Report for Observations near Diamond Shoals, NC From January-April 2009: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2011-1156. (Also available at

Montgomery, E., Sherwood, C,, Studying seafloor bedforms using autonomous stationary imaging and profiling sonars: OCEANS'13 MTS/IEEE Proceedings Paper

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Data is in the Data Library - contact Data Manager (bbuczkowski#&64;usgs#&46;gov)


Grab samples collected from 3 deployment sites.


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