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Summary Information for Field Activity 2011-052-FA

Area of Operations: MVCO 12-m node

Dates: October 06, 2011 to October 06, 2011

Chief scientist: Chris Sherwood

   Paul Hill, Dalhousie Univ.; Norm Farr, WHOI

Objectives: Diver activities to: 1) Clean optics on profiling tripod 2) Collect water samples

Type of Activity: Sampling;Mooring work;Equipment support;MVCO, Marthas Vineyard, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Information to be derived: Suspended sediment concentrations;

Summary: Inspect and clean MVCO/OASIS tripod. Collected water sample.

Contact: Patrick Dickhudt (

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Publications resulting from these data

Sherwood, C., Boss, E,, Settling velocities of particle fields from optical and acoustic profiles [abs.]: Oceans Optics XXII Meeting

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