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List of Publications in Chronological Order

Bradford Butman

1. Beardsley, R.C., and Butman, B., 1974, Circulation on the New England Continental Shelf:  Response to strong winter storms:  Geophysical Research Letters, v. 1, no. 4, p. 181-184.

2. Beardsley, R.C., and Butman, B., 1974, New England Continental Shelf dynamics pilot experiment:  Massachusetts Institute of Technology GFD Lab Report 74-2, 60 p.

3. Schlee, J.S., and Butman, B., 1974, Adjustment of inner shelf sediments to bottom currents off eastern Massachusetts:  Memoires de l'Institut de Geologie du Bassin d'Aquitaine, v. 7, p. 75-80.

4. Butman, B., 1976, Hydrography and low frequency currents associated with the spring runoff in Massachusetts Bay: Memoires Societe Royale des Sciences de Liege, v. 6, no. 10, p. 247-275.

5. Knebel, H.J., Butman, B., Folger, D.W., Cousins, P., and McGirr, R., 1976, Maps and Graphic Data Relating to Geologic Hazards in Baltimore Canyon Trough Area:  U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Study, Map MF-828, 1:1,000,000 scale of 1 map.

6. Folger, D.W., Butman, B., Knebel, H.J., and Sylvester, R., 1978, Environmental hazards on the Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf of the United States:  Offshore Technology Conference, Proceedings, v. 4, p. 2293-2298, 13 figs., 2 tables.

7. Butman, B., and Schlee, J., O'Hara, and C.J., Meade, R.H., 1978, Bottom currents and bottom sediment distribution in Massachusetts Bay and suspended matter in Massachusetts Bay - September - October, 1970:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 78-369, 78 p.

8. Butman, B., and Folger, D.W., 1978, An instrument system for long sediment transport studies on the continental shelf:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 78-1019, 24 p.

9. Butman, B., and Folger, D.W., 1979, An instrument system for long term sediment transport studies on the continental shelf:  Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 84, p. 1215-1220.

10. Butman, B., Noble, M., and Folger, D.W., 1979, Long term observations of bottom current and bottom sediment movement on the Mid-Atlantic continental shelf:  Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 84, p. 1187-1205.

11. Noble, M., and Butman, B., 1979, Low frequency wind-induced sea level oscillations along the east coast of North America:  Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 84, p. 3227-3236.

12. Schlee, J.S., Aaron, J.M., Ball, M.M., Klitgord, K.D., Grow, J.A., Butman, B., and Bothner, M.H., 1979, Summary report of the  sediments, structural framework, petroleum potential, and environmental conditions of the United States northeastern Atlantic continental margin:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 79-674, 26 p.

13. Slater, R.A., Folger, D.W., Butman, B., Bother, M.H., Knebel, H.J., Aaron, J.M., Robb, J.M., and Popenoe, P., 1979, Potential geologic hazards associated with the United States Atlantic continental margin, in Offshore Geologic Hazards Short Course Notes: Rice University, Houston, TX, 4-1 to 4-8 p.

14. Aaron, J.M., Butman, B., Bothner, M.H., and Sylwester, R.E., 1980, Environmental conditions relating to potential geologic hazards, U.S. northeastern Atlantic continental margin:  U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-1183, 3 sheets, all separately scaled.

15. Moody, J., and Butman, B., 1980, Semidiurnal bottom pressure and tidal currents on Georges Bank and in the Mid-Atlantic Bight:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 80-1137, 22 p.

16. Folger, D.W., Wood, S.A., Bothner, M.H., and Butman, B., 1980, Submersible observations in Georges Bank, in Aaron, J.M., ed., Environmental geologic studies in the Georges Bank area, United States northeastern Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf, 1975-1977: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 80-240, 4-1 to 4-41 p.

17. Twichell, D.C., McClennen, C.E., and Butman, B., 1981, Morphology and processes associated with the accumulation of the fine-grained sediment deposit on the southern New England Shelf:  Journal of Sedimentary Petrology, v. 51, p. 269-280.

18. Popenoe, P., Butman, B., Paull, C.K., Ball, M.M., Pfirman, S.L., 1981, Southeastern U.S. Atlantic Shelf Potential Geologic Hazards:  U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-1276, 3 sheets.

19. Ou, H.W., Beardsley, R.C., Mayer, D., Boicourt, W., and Butman, B., 1981, An analysis of subtidal current fluctuations in the Middle Atlantic Bight:  Journal of Physical Oceanography, v. 11, p. 1383-1392. 

20. Hosom, D. S., and Butman, B., 1982, The Sea Data 651-4 data logger:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 81-111, 85 p., 52 figs., 3 tables.

21. Houghton, R.W., Schlitz, R., Beardsley, R.C., Butman, B., and Chamberlin, J.L., 1982, The Middle Atlantic Bight cold pool; evolution of the temperature structure during summer 1979:  Journal of Physical Oceanography, v. 12, p. 1019-1029. 

22. Butman, B., 1982, Aspects of currents and sediment movement on Georges Bank,  in McLeod, G., ed., Management of ocean resources in the 1980's; Georges Bank, past, present and future:  Boulder, Colorado, Westview Press, p. 31-59.

23. Butman, B., Beardsley, R.C., Magnell, B., Frye, D., Vermersch, J.A., Schlitz, R.J., Limeburner, R., Wright, W.R., and Noble, M.A., 1982, Recent observations of the mean circulation on Georges Bank:  Journal of Physical Oceanography, v. 12, p. 569-591. 

24. Aaron, J.M., Butman, B., Bothner, M.H., and Hampson, J.C., 1982, U.S. Geological Survey environmental studies on the Continental Shelf and Slope off New England, in Farquhar, O.C., ed., Proceedings of a Symposium on Geotechnology in Massachusetts:  Amherst, Mass., University of Massachusetts, p. 521-538. 

25. Bothner, M.H., Parmenter, C.M., Rendigs, R.R., Butman, B., Poppe, L.J., and Milliman, J.D., 1982, Studies of suspended matter along the North and Middle Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 82-938, 41 p.

26. Butman, B., Bothner, M.H., Twichell, D.C., and O'Leary, D.W., 1982, Present environmental studies of Georges Bank conducted by the U.S. Geological Survey, in Workshop Proceedings, Georges Bank energy activity: An update: Center for Ocean Management Studies, University of Rhode Island, 26-43 p.

27. Butman, B., Noble, M., Beardsley, R.C., and Chapman, D.C., 1983, An upper-bound for the tidally rectified current at one location on the southern flank of Georges Bank:  Journal of Physical Oceanography, v. 13, p. 1452-1460. 

28. Parmenter, C.M., Bothner, M.H., and Butman, B., 1983, Characteristics of resuspended sediment from Georges Bank collected within a sediment trap:  Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, v. 17, p. 521-533. 

29. Noble, M., Butman, B., and Williams, E., 1983, On the longshelf structure and dynamics of subtidal currents on the eastern United States Continental Shelf:  Journal of Physical Oceanography, v. 13, p. 2125-2147. 

30. Bryden, C.H., and Butman, B., 1983, Seasonal biological observations near the ocean bottom on the southern side of Georges Bank:  December 1976-September 1977:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 83-729 (36 p., 24 figs.).

31. Allen, J.S., Beardsley, R.C., Blanton, J.O., Boicourt, W.C., Butman ,B., Coachman, L.K., Hyer, A., Kinder, T.H., Royer, T.C., Schumacher, J.D., Smith, R.L., Sturges, W., and Winant, C.D., 1983, Physical oceanography of Continental shelves:  Review of Geophysics and Space Physics, v. 21, no. 5, p. 1149-1181.  U.S. national report to International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics 1979-1982. 

32. Moody, J.A., Butman, B., Beardsley, R.C., Brown, W.S., Daifuku, P., Irish, J.D., Mayer, D.A., Mofjeld, H.O., Petrie, B., Ramp, S., Smith, D., and Wright, W.R., 1984, Atlas of tidal elevation and current observations on the northeast American Continental Shelf and Slope:  U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 1611, 122 p. 

33. Butman, B., and Conley, S.J., 1984, Lydonia Canyon Experiment Data Report.  Moored Array, deployment I, October 1980-April 1981:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 84-201, 223 p.

34. Butman, B., and Moody, J.A., 1984, A bathymetric map of Lydonia Canyon, U.S. Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf:  U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-1710. 

35. Noble, M.A., Butman, B., and Wimbush, M., 1985, Wind-current coupling on the southern flank of Georges Bank:  variation with season and frequency. Journal of Physical Oceanography, v. 15, p. 604-620. 

36. Butman, B., Moody, J.A., and Conley, S.J.,1985, North Atlantic Shelf-Slope Hydrographic Data Report, R/V OCEANUS Cruise 140: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 85-505,273 p.

37. Butman, B., and Beardsley, R.C., 1987, Long-term observations on the southern flank of Georges Bank. Part I: A description of the seasonal cycle of currents, temperature, stratification and wind stress.Journal of Physical Oceanography, 17, p. 367-384.

38. Butman, B., and Beardsley, R.C., 1987, An introduction to the physical oceanography of Georges Bank, in Backus, R.H., ed., Georges Bank and its surroundings:  M.I.T. Press, Cambridge, Mass., p. 88-98. 

39. Butman, B., Loder, J.W., and Beardsley, R.C., 1987, The seasonal mean circulation, Chapter 11 in Backus, R.H., ed., Georges Bank:  M.I.T. Press, Cambridge, Mass., p. 125-138. 

40. Twichell, D.C., Butman, B., and Lewis, R.S., 1987, Shallow structure, surficial geology, and modern processes shaping Georges Bank, Chapter 4 in Backus, R.H., ed., Georges Bank, M.I.T. Press, Cambridge, Mass., p. 31-37. 

41. Butman B., 1987, Physical processes causing sediment movement, Chapter 13 in Backus, R.H., ed., Georges Bank:  Cambridge, Mass., M.I.T. Press, p. 147-162.

42. Butman, B., 1987, The effect of winter storms on the bottom, in Backus, R.H., ed., Georges Bank:  Cambridge, Mass., M.I.T. Press, p. 74-77.

43. Strahle, W.J., and Butman, B., 1985, Modification of EG&G vector averaging current meter to record light transmission and water conductivity:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 85-106, 22 p.

44. Moody, J.A., Butman, B., and Bothner, M.H., 1987, Near-bottom suspended matter concentration during storms: estimates based on in situ observations of light transmission and a particle size dependent transmissometer calibration:  Continental Shelf Research, 7, p. 609-628. 

46. Butman, B., Moody, J. A., and Conley, S. J., 1986, Hydrography of the New England Shelf and Slope:  Data report for R/V OCEANUS cruise 130, November 1982:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 86-101, 241 p.

47. Butman, B., Moody, J.A., and Conley, S.J., 1986, Hydrography of Lydonia Canyon:  Data report for OCEANUS cruise 104, September 29‑October 1, 1981:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 86-504, 211 p.

48. Moody, J.A., Butman, B., and Conley, S.J., 1986, Hydrography of Lydonia Canyon:  Data report for R/V OCEANUS cruise 91, January 1981:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 86-174, 142 p.

49. Moody, J.A., Butman, B., and Conley, S.J., 1986, Hydrography of Lydonia Canyon:  Data report for OCEANUS cruise 95, April-May 1981:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 86-286, 224 p.

50. Moody, J.A., Butman, B., and Conley, S.J., 1986, Hydrography of New England Shelf  and Slope:  Data report for OCEANUS cruise 113, January 29 - February 3, 1982:  U.S. Geological Survey Open‑File Report 86-343, 271 p.

51. Butman, B., 1988, Downslope Eulerian mean flow associated with high-frequency current fluctuations observed on the outer continental shelf and upper-slope along the northeastern U.S. continental margin:  implications for sediment transport:  Continental Shelf Research. 8, p. 811-840.

52. Csanady, G.T., Churchill, J.H., and Butman, B., 1988, Near-bottom currents over the continental slope in the Mid-Atlantic Bight, Continental Shelf Research, 8,  p. 653-671.

53. Noble, M., and Butman, B., 1989, The structure of sub-tidal currents within and around Lydonia Canyon: evidence for enhanced cross-shelf fluctuations over the mouth of the canyon:  Journal of Geophysical Research, 94(6), p. 8091-8110.

55. Butman, B., Moody, J.M., and Conley, S.J., 1987, Hydrography of the New England shelf and slope: data report for R/V OCEANUS cruise 149, March 12-19, 1987:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 87-179, 130 p.

56. Moody, J.M., Butman, B., and Conley, S.J., 1987, Hydrography of the New England shelf and slope:  Data report for R/V OCEANUS cruise 122, July 6-15, 1982:  U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report 87-187, 341 p.

57. Butman, B., Moody, J.A., and Conley, S.J., 1987, Hydrography of the New England shelf and slope:  Data report for R/V OCEANUS cruise 159, November 13-20, 1984:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 87-350, 178 p.

58. Butman, B., Signell, R., Shoukimas, P., and Beardsley, R.C., 1988, Current observations in Buzzards Bay, 1982-1986 Data Report, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 88-5, 212 p.        

59. Butman B., (ed.), 1988, North Atlantic Slope and Canyon Study, final report to the Minerals Management Service under Interagency Agreement IA 14-12-30180, 2 volumes:  U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report 88-, 628 p.  MMS Study MMS 86-0086.

60. Bothner, M.H., Butman, B., and Parmenter, C.M., 1988, A field comparison of four sediment traps: Changes in collection rate with trap geometry and size:  Chapter 8 in Butman, B., ed., North Atlantic Slope and Canyon Study:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 88-27B.

60a. Poppe, L. J., Schlee, John S., Butman, Bradford, Lane, C. M., 1989, Map showing distribution of surficial sediment, Gulf of Maine and Georges Bank, U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigations Series Map, I-1986-A, 1 sheet.

61. Butman, B., 1990, New Bedford Harbor and Buzzards Bay: Transport of pollutants on fine-grained marine sediments, in Doe (ed.), Proceedings of a U.S. Geological Survey Workshop on Environmental Geochemistry: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1033, p. 149-154.

62. Butman, B., 1990, Toward a capability for predicting transport of sediments on the continental shelf, slope, and in submarine canyons along the northeast coast of the United States, in Doe, (ed), Proceedings of a U.S. Geological Survey Workshop on Environmental Geochemistry: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1033, p. 97-101.

63. Lyne, V.P., Butman, B., and Grand, W.D., 1990, Sediment movement along the U.S. East Coast Continental Shelf Part l:  Estimates of bottom stress using the Grand-Madison Model and near-bottom wave and current measurements, Continental Shelf Research, 10(5), p. 397-428.

64. Lyne, V.D., Butman, B., and Grant, W.D., 1990, Sediment movement along the U.S. east coast continental shelf, Part 2:  modeling suspended sediment concentration and transport rate during storms:  Continental Shelf Research, 10 (5).., p. 429-460. 

65. Bothner, M.H., and Butman, B., 1990, Assessing pollutant transport and accumulation in the coastal ocean: A pilot study in Boston Harbor and Massachusetts Bay: U.S. Geological Survey Yearbook FY '89, ISSN 0892-3442, 52-55 p.

66. Butman, B., Bothner, M.H., Knebel, H.J., and Parmenter, C.M., 1990, Coastal Mapping- Preliminary results from a pilot study of contaminant transport in Boston Harbor and Massachusetts Bay.  in Lockwood and McGregor, eds., Proceedings of the 1989 Exclusive economic zone symposium on mapping and research: Federal - State partners in EEZ mapping.  U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1052, 45-57 p.

67. Moody, J.A., Butman, B., Shoukimas, P., Donoghue, T.G., 1990, Hydrography of athe Gulf of Maine and Massachusetts Bay, Data Report for R/V OCEANUS Cruyise 181, February 5-15, 1987.  U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report 90-350., 437 pp.

68. Signell, R.P., and Butman, B., 1991, Estimates of Sediment Movement and Resuspension in the New York Bight: Implications for Dredged Material Disposal. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 91-359, 24 p.

69. Fry, V.S. and Butman, B., 1991, Estimates of the sea floor area impacted by sewage sludge dumped at the 106-mile site in the mid-Atlantic Bight, Marine Environmental Research, 31, p. 145-160.

70. Signell, R.P., and Butman, B., 1992, Modeling Tidal Exchange and Dispersion in Boston Harbor, Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 97, no. C10, 15, 591-16,606 p.

71. Butman, B., Bothner, M., Hathaway, J., Jenter, H.,Knebel, H., Manheim, F., and Signell, R., 1992, Contaminant Transport and Accumulation in Massachusetts Bay and Boston Harbor: A Summary of U.S. Geological Survey Studies. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 92-202.

72. Geyer, W., Gardner, G., Brown, W., Irish, J., Butman, B., Loder, T., and Signell, R., 1992, Physical Oceanographic Investigation of Massachusetts and Cape Cod Bays, Technical Report MBP-92-03, Massachusetts Bays Program, U.S. EPA Region I/Massachusetts Coastal Zone Management Office, Boston, Massachusetts, 497 pp.

73. Butman, B. and Beardsley, R.C., 1992, Science in the Gulf of Maine:  Directions for the 1990's, in Wiggin, J., and Mooers, C.N.K. ( eds), Proceedings of the Gulf of Maine Scientific Workshop, Urban Harbors Institute, University of Massachusetts at Boston, p. 23-38.

74. Sherwood, C.R., Butman, B., Cacchione, D.A., Drake, D.E., Gross, T.F., Sternberg, R.W., Wiberg, P.L., and Williams, A.J.,III, 1993, Sediment-transport events on the northern California continental shelf during the 1990-1991 STRESS experiment, Continental Shelf Research,  14 (10/11),  p. 1063-1099.

75. Manheim, F.R. and Butman, B., 1994, A crisis in waste management, economic vitality, and a coastal marine environment:  Boston Harbor and Massachusetts Bay, GSA Today, 4(7), p. 197-199

76. Trowbridge, J.H., Butman, B., and Limeburner, R., 1994, Characteristics of the near-bottom suspended sediment field over the continental shelf off northern California based on optical attenuation measurements during STRESS and SMILE, Continental Shelf Research, Vol 14, number 10/11, p. 1257-1272

77. Bothner, M.H., Signell, R.P., and Butman, B., 1994, Boston Harbor and Massachusetts Bay. U.S. Geological Survey Yearbook Fiscal Year 1993, 17-18 p.

78. Bothner, M.H., Takada, H., Knight, I.T., Hill, R.T., Butman, B., Farrington, J.W., Colwell, R.R., and Grassle, J.F., 1994, Indicators of sewage contamination in sediments beneath a deep-ocean dump site off New York: Marine Environmental Research, Vol 38, 43-59 p.

79. Bothner, M.H., Buchholtz ten Brink, M., Butman, B., Knebel, H.J., Manheim, F.T., and Signell, R.P., 1994, Circulation and Contaminant Transport in Massachusetts Coastal Waters: A Summary of Achievements and Future Plans.  U.S. Geological Survey  Open-File Report 94-649, 43 pp.,

80. Lentz, S.J., Butman, B., and Williams, A.J., III, 1995, Comparison of BASS and VACM Current Measurements during STRESS,  Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 12, p. 1328 - 1337.

81. Schwab, W.C., Corso, W., Alison, M.A., Butman, B., Denny, J.F., Lotto, L., Danforth, W.W., Foster, D.S., OÕBrien, T.F., Nichols, D.A.,  Irwin, B.J., and Parolski, K.F., 1997, Mapping the sea floor geology offshore of the New York-New Jersey metropolitan area using sidescan sonar: preliminary report:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 97-61, 3 sheets.

82. Schwab, W.C., Allison, M.A., Corso, W., Lotto, L.L., Butman, B., Buchholtz ten Brink, M., Denny, J., Danforth, W.W., and Foster, D.S., 1997, Initial results of high-resolution sea-floor mapping offshore of the New York - New Jersey metropolitan area using sidescan sonar:  Northeastern Geology and Environmental Sciences, v. 19 (4), p. 243-262.

83. Beardsley, R.C., Butman, B., Geyer,. W.R., Smith, P., 1997, Physical Oceanography of the Gulf of Maine, in Wallace, G.T. and Braasch, E.F. (Eds), Proceedings of the Gulf of Maine Ecosystem Dynamics Scientific Symposium and Workshop, Regional Association for Research on the Gulf of Maine RARGOM Report 97-1, p. 39-52.

84. Gardner, J.V., Butman, B., Mayer, L.A, Clarke, J.H., 1998, Mapping U.S. continental Shelves: Sea Technology, 39(6), p. 10-16.

85.  Butman, B. and Bothner, M.H., 1998, Predicting the Long-Term Fate of Sediments and Contaminants in Massachusetts Bay.  U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 172-97.  Online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs172-97/

86.  Valentine, P. and Butman, B., 1998, Mapping the Sea Floor and Biological Habitats of the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary Region.  U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 078-98.  Online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs78-98/

87.  Butman, B., Mapping the Sea Floor Geology Offshore of the New York - New Jersey Metropolitan Region.  U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 133-98.  Online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs133-98/

88.  Mecray, E., ten Brink, M.B., and  Butman, B., 1999,  Contaminants and Marine Geology in the New York Bight: Modern sediment dynamics and a legacy for the future, U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet,114-99.  Online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs114-99/

89.  Butman, B., Danforth, W.W., Schwab, W.C., ten Brink, M.B., 1998, Multibeam Bathymetric and Backscatter Maps of the Upper Hudson Shelf Valley and Adjacent Shelf, Offshore of New York, U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report, 98-616, 4 sheets.  Online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/1998/of98-616/

90.  Butman, B., Evans, J., Polloni, C.P., and Lang, W., 1998, Time Series Photographs of the Sea Floor in Western Massachusetts Bay, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-797, 1 CD-ROM.   Online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/1998/of98-797/

91.  Butman, B., and Lindsay, J.A. (Eds.), 1999, A marine GIS Library for Massachusetts Bay: focusing on Disposal sites, Contaminated Sediments, and Sea Floor Mapping.  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 99-439.  1 CD-ROM.  Online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/1999/of99-439/

92.  Frye, D. von der Heydt, K., Johnson, M., Maffei, A., Butman, B., 1999, New Technologies for Coastal observatories, Sea Technology, 29-35.

93.  Butman, B., Bothner, M.H., Knebel, H.J., Manheim, F.T., Buchholtz ten Brink, M., and Signell, R.P., 1999, Predicting the fate of sediments and associated contaminants in Massachusetts Coastal Waters: Massachusetts Water Resources Authority Harbor and Outfall Monitoring Program.  Outfall Monitoring Science Advisory Panel Public Meeting, September 22 and 23, 1999. Pp. 6-9, and 23 pages of figures.    In:  Trulli HK, Coniaris C, Carroll SR, editors. 2000. Outfall Monitoring Science Advisory Panel Technical Workshop 1999 [CD-ROM]. Boston:  Massachusetts Water Resources Authority. Report ENQUAD ms-57.

94.  Butman, B. Danforth, W.W, May, B., Knowles, S.C., and Serrett, L, 2002, Sea floor topography and backscatter intensity of the historic area remediation site (HARS), offshore of New York, based on multibeam surveys conducted in 1996, 1998, and 2000.  U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report 00-503, 1 DVD-ROM.  Online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/of00-503/

95.  Butman, B., Hayes, L., Danforth, W.W. and Valentine, P.C., 2003, Sea floor topography of Quadrangle 2 in western Massachusetts Bay offshore of Boston, Massachusetts: U.S. Geological Survey Investigations Series Map I-2732-A.  Scale 1:25,000.  Online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/imap/i-2732a/

96.  Butman, B., Hayes, L., Danforth, W.W. and Valentine, P.C., 2003, Shaded relief and seafloor topography of Quadrangle 2 in western Massachusetts Bay offshore of Boston, Massachusetts: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2732-B.  Scale 1:25,000.  Online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/imap/i-2732b/

97.  Butman, B., Hayes, L., Danforth, W.W. and Valentine, P.C., 2003, Backscatter intensity and shaded relief of Quadrangle 2 in western Massachusetts Bay offshore of Boston, Massachusetts: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2732-C.  Scale 1:25,000.  Online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/imap/i-2732c/

98.  Frye, Daniel, Butman, Bradford, Johnson, Mark, von der Heydt, Keith, Lerner, Steven, 2000, Portable Coastal Observatories, Oceanography, v. 13, No. 2/2000, p. 24 - 31.

99.  Schwab, W.C., Denny, J.F., Butman, B., Danforth, W.W., Foster, D.S., Swift, B.A., Lotto, L.L., Allison, M.A. and Thieler, E.R.: Sea-floor characterization offshore of the New York-New Jersey metropolitan area using sidescan sonar, 2000, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 00-295.  Online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2000/of00-295/

100.  Poppe, L. J., Schlee, John S., Butman, Bradford, Lane, C. M., 1989, Map showing  distribution of surficial sediment, Gulf of Maine and Georges Bank, Miscellaneous Investigations Series Map,  I‑1986-A, p. (1 sheet).

101.  Sherwood, C. R., Signell, R. P., Harris, K.K., Butman, B., 2000, Workshop Discusses Community Models for Coastal Sediment Transport, EOS Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 81(43):502.

102.  Gutierrez, B., Butman, B.,  Blackwood, D., 2002, Photographs of the seafloor of western Massachusetts Bay, Offshore of Boston, Massachusetts.  U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report, 00-427, 1 CD-ROM.  Online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2000/of00-427/

103.  Butman, B., Hayes, L, Danforth, W.W., and Valentine, P.C, 2003, Sea floor topography of Quadrandgle 1 in western Massachusetts Bay offshore of Boston, Massachusetts:  U.S. Geological Survey Investigations Series Map I-2731-A, scale1:25,000.  Online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/imap/i-2731a/

104.  Butman, B., Hayes, L, Danforth, W.W., and Valentine, P.C, 2003, Shaded relief and sea floor topography of Quadrandgle 1 in western Massachusetts Bay offshore of Boston, Massachusetts:   U.S. Geological Survey Investigations Series Map I-2731- B, scale 1:25,000.  Online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/imap/i-2731b/

105.  Butman, B., Hayes, Laura, Danforth, W.W., and Valentine, P.C, 2003, Backscatter intensity, shaded relief, and sea floor topography of Quadrangle 1 in western Massachusetts Bay offshore of Boston, Massachusetts:  U.S. Geological Survey Investigations Series Map I-2731-C, scale 1:25,000.  Online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/imap/i-2731c/

106.  Butman, Bradford, Valentine, P.C., Danforth, W.W., Hayes, Laura, Serrett, L.A., and Middleton, T.J., 2004, Shaded relief, backscatter intensity and sea floor topography of Massachusetts Bay and the Stellwagen Bank region, offshore of Boston, Massachusetts:  U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigation Map I-2734, scale 1:125,000.  2 sheets.  Online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/imap/i2734/

107.  Butman, Bradford, 2002, Mapping the sea floor of the Historic Area Remediation Site (HARS) offshore of New York City. U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet FS-001-02.  Online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs001-02/

108.  Harris, C.K, Butman, B., Traykovski, P., 2003, Winter-time circulation and sediment transport in the Hudson Shelf Valley.  Continental Shelf Research, v. 23(8), p. 801-820.

109.  Butman, Bradford, Bothner, M.H., Lightsom, F.L., Gutierrez, B.T., Alexander, P.S.,  Martini, M.A., and Strahle, W.S., 2002, Long-term observations in western Massachusetts Bay offshore of Boston, Massachusetts:  Data Report for 1989 – 2000.  USGS Digital Data Series DDS-74.   1 DVD-ROM. (updated as Version 2.0 online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/dds/dds74/)

110.  Butman, Bradford, Alexander, P.S., Harris, C.K., Lightsom, F.S., Martini, M.A., ten Brink, M.B., and Traykovski, P.A., 2003, Oceanographic Observations in the Hudson Shelf Valley, December 1999 - April 2000:  Data Report.  U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report 02-217.  1 DVD-ROM.  On line at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2002/of02-217/

111.  Butman, B., Gutierrez, B.T., ten Brink, M. B., Schwab, W.S., Blackwood, D.S., Mecray, E.L., and Middleton, T.J., 2003, Photographs of the Sea Floor Offshore of New York and New Jersey, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 01-470.  1 DVD-ROM.  On line at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2001/of01-470/

112.  Sherwood, Harris, C.K., Geyer, W.R., and Butman, B., 2003, Toward a community coastal sediment-transport modeling system; report of the second workshop.  EOS, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 83(51).

113.  Schwab, W.C. Denny, J.F., Foster, D.S., Lotto, L.L., Allison, M.A., Uchupi, E., Swift, B.A., Danforth W.W., Thieler, E.R., and Butman, B., 2003, High-resolution quaternary seismic stratigraphy of the New York Bight Continental Shelf:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-152.  1 DVD-ROM.  Online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2002/of02-152/

114.  Butman, B., Middleton, T.J., Thieler, E.R., Schwab, W.C., 2003, Topography, shaded relief and backscatter intensity of the Hudson Shelf Valley, Offshore of New York.  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 03-372.  1 CD-ROM.  Online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2003/of03-372/

115.  Grosenbaugh, M., Anderson, S., Trask, R., Gobat, J., Paul, W., Butman, B., and Weller, R., 2002, Design and performance of a horizontal mooring for upper-ocean research.  J. Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, v 19, p. 1376-1389.

116.  Butman, B., Alexander, P.S., and Bothner, M.H., 2004, Time-Series Photographs of the Sea Floor in Western Massachusetts Bay: June 1997 to June 1998, U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 87.  1 DVD-ROM.  Online at http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/pubs/ds-87/

117.  Butman, B., Alexander, P.S., and Bothner, M.H., 2004, Time-Series Photographs of the Sea Floor in Western Massachusetts Bay: June 1998 to May 1999, U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 96.  1 DVD-ROM.  Online at http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/pubs/ds-96/

118.  Butman, B., Alexander, P.S., and Bothner, M.H., 2004, Time-Series Photographs of the Sea Floor in Western Massachusetts Bay: May 1999 to September 1999; May 2000 to September 2000; and October 2001 to February 2002.  U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 97.  1 DVD-ROM.  Online at http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/pubs/ds-97/

119.  Butman, B., Bothner, M.H., Alexander, P.S., Lightsom, F.L., Martini, M.A., Gutierrez, B.T., and Strahle, W.S., 2004, Long-term observations in western Massachusetts Bay offshore of Boston, Massachusetts:  Data Report for 1989-2002.  USGS Digital Data Series DDS-74, Version 2.  1 DVD-ROM.  Online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/dds/dds74/

120.  Scotti, A., Butman, B., Beardsley, R.C., Alexander, P.Soupy, Anderson, S.P., 2005, A modified beam-to-earth transformation to measure short-wavelength internal waves with an Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler (ADCP), J. Atmospheric and  Oceanic Technology, 22(5), pp. 583-59.

121.  Butman, B. Alexander, P.S., Anderson, S.P., Lightsom, F.L., Scotti, A., and Beardsley, R.C., 2006, The Massachusetts Bay internal wave experiment, August 1998:  Data Report.  U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 85, Version 2.0.  1 DVD-ROM.  Online at http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/pubs/ds-85/.

122. Butman, B. Alexander, P.S., Scotti, A., Beardsley, R.C., and Anderson, S.P., 2006, Large internal waves in Massachusetts Bay transport sediments offshore.  Continental Shelf Research.  v. 26/17-18, pp 2029-2049.  DOI 10.1016/j.csr.2006.07.022

123.  Thieler, E.R., Butman, B., Schwab, W.C., Allison, M.A., Driscoll, N.W., Donnelly, J.P., and Uchupi, E., in press, A catastrophic meltwater flood event and the formation of the Hudson Shelf Valley.  Palaeogreaphy, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology.

124.  Butman, Bradford, Twichell, D.C., Rona, P.A, Tucholke, B.E, Middleton, T.J., and Robb, J.R., 2006, Sea floor topography and backscatter intensity of the Hudson Canyon region offshore of New York.  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2004-1441, Version 2.0.  1 CD-ROM.  On line at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2004/1441/index.html.

125.  Barnhardt, W.A., Andrews, B.D., and Butman, B., 2006, High-Resolution Geologic Mapping of the Inner Continental Shelf:  Nahant to Gloucester, Massachusetts.  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2005-1293.  DVD-ROM. Online at http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/pubs/of2005-1293/.

126.  Martini, M., Butman , B., Mickelson, M., 2007,  Long-term performance of Aanderra Optodes and Sea-Bird SBE-43 dissolved oxygen sensors at 32 m in Massachusetts Bay, J. of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 24, 1924-1935.

127.  Scotti, A., Beardsley, R.C., Butman, B., 2006, On the interpretation of energy and energy fluxes of nonlinear internal waves:  An example from Massachusetts Bay.  J. Fluid Mechanics, v. 561, pp. 103-1112.  doi:10.1017/S0022112006000991

128.  Bothner, M.A and Butman, B. (eds.), 2005, Processes influencing the transport and fate of contaminated sediments in the coastal ocean – Boston Harbor and Massachusetts Bay.  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2005-1250.  Online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2005/1250/

129.  Ackerman, S.D., Butman, B., Barnhardt, W.A., Danforth, W.W., and Crocker, J.M., 2006, High-resolution geologic mapping of the inner continental shelf:  Boston Harbor and Approaches, Massachusetts.  U.S. Geolgical Survey Open-File Report 2006-1008.  DVD-ROM.  Online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1008/

130.  Poppe, L.J., Paskevich, V.F., Butman, B., Ackerman, S.D., Danforth, W.W., Foster, D.S., and Blackwood, D.S.,  2006, Geological interpretation of bathymetric and backscatter imagery of the sea floor off eastern Cape Cod.  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2005-1048.  DVD-ROM.  Online at http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/pubs/of2005-1048/.

131.  Martini, M., Butman, B., Ware, J. and Frye, D., 2006, Field test of acoustic telemetry for a portable coastal observatory, Oceans 2006.

132.  Bothner, M.H. and Butman, B. (eds.), 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 on line at http://pubs.usgs.gov/circ/2007/1302/

133.  Bothner, M.H. and Butman, B., Introduction, Section 1 in Bothner, M.A and Butman, B. (eds.), 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.  Also on line at http://pubs.usgs.gov/circ/2007/1302/

134.  Butman, B. and Valentine, P.C., High-resolution geologic maps of the sea floor, Section 2 in Bothner, M.A and Butman, B. (eds.), 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.  Also on line at http://pubs.usgs.gov/circ/2007/1302/

135.  Butman, B., Bothner, M.H., Martini, M.A., Borden, J. Rendigs, R.R., and Blackwood, D., Long-term oceanographic observations in Massachusetts Bay: field program, Section 3 in Bothner, M.A and Butman, B. (eds.), 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.  Also on line at http://pubs.usgs.gov/circ/2007/1302/

136.  Butman, B., Signell, R.P., Warner, J.C., and Dalyander, P.S., Oceanographic setting, Section 4 in in Bothner, M.A and Butman, B. (eds.), 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.  Also on line at http://pubs.usgs.gov/circ/2007/1302/

137.  Butman, B., Warner, J.C., Bothner, M.H. and Dalyander, P. S., Predicting the transport and fate of sediments caused by northeast storms, Section 6 in Bothner, M.A and Butman, B. (eds.),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.  Also on line at http://pubs.usgs.gov/circ/2007/1302/.

138.  Warner, J.C., Butman, B. and Dalyander, P.S., 2007, Storm-driven sediment transport in Massachusetts Bay.  Continental Shelf Research, 28, 257-282.

139.  Butman, B., Valentine, P.C., Middleton, T.J., and Danforth, W.W., 2007, A GIS Library of multibeam data for  Massachusetts Bay and the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary, Offshore of Boston, Massachusetts.  U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 99.  1 DVD-ROM.  Also online at  http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/99/

140.  Butman, Bradford, Dalyander, P.S., Bothner, M.H., and Lange, W.H., 2007, Time-Series Photographs of the Sea Floor in Western Massachusetts Bay, Version 1, 1989-1993: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 265, Version 1.0, DVD-ROM. Also online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/2007/265/

141.  Butman, Bradford, Sherwood, C.R., and Dalyander, P. Soupy, submitted, Northeast storms ranked by wind stress and wave-generated bottom stress observed in Massachusetts Bay, 1990-2006.  Continental Shelf Research.

142. Denny, J.F, Schwab, W.C., Twichell, D. C., O’Brien, T.F, Danforth, W.W., Foster, D.S., Bergeron, E., Worley, C.W., Irwin, B.J., Butman, B., Valentine, P.C., Baldwin, W.E., Morton, R.A., Thieler, E.R., Nichols, D.R., and Andrews, B.D., 2007, USGS Advances in Integrated, High-resolution Sea-floor Mapping:  Intercontinental Shelf to Estuaries, Coastal Sediments ’07, May 13- 17, 2007, New Orleans, Proceedings, v. 3, 14 p.

143.  Scotti, A., Beardsley, R.C., and Butman, B., 2007, Generation and propagation of nonlinear internal waves in Massachusetts Bay, Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, C10001, doi:10.1029/2007/JC004313.

144. Scotti, A., Beardsley, R.C., Butman, B., and Pineda, J., 2008, Shoaling of nonlinear internal waves in Massachusetts Bay: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 113. doi:10.1029/2008JC004726.

145. Montgomery, E., Martini, M., Lightsom, F.L., and Butman, B., 2008, Documentation of the U.S. Geological Survey oceanographic time-series measurement database: U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report 2007-1194. Online at http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/pubs/of2007-1194/.

146. Butman, Bradford, Dalyander, P.S., Bothner, M.H., and Lange, W.H., 2008, Time-series photographs of the sea floor in western Massachusetts Bay, Version 2, 1989-1996: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 265, Version 2.0, DVD-ROM. Also online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/265/.

147. Butman, Bradford, Dalyander, P.S., Bothner, M.H., and Lange, W.H., 2008, Time-series photographs of the sea floor in western Massachusetts Bay, 1996-2005: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 266, Version 1.0, DVD-ROM. Also online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/266/.

148. Butman, Bradford, Dalyander, P.S., Bothner, M.H., Borden, Jonathan, Casso, M.H., Gutierrez, B.T., Hastings, M.E., Lightsom, F.L., Martini, M.A., Montgomery, E.T, Rendigs, R.R., and Strahle, W.S., 2009, Long-term oceanographic observations in Massachusetts Bay, 1989–2006: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 74, Version 3.0, DVD-ROM. Also online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/74/.

149. Bothner, M.H., Butman, Bradford, Casso, M.A., 2010, Review of oceanographic and geochemical data collected in Massachusetts Bay during a large discharge of total suspended solids from Boston’s sewage treatment system and ocean outfall in August 2002. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1050. Online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1050/pdf/ofr2010-1050.pdf

150. Butman, Bradford, Patrick Dickhudt, Bruce Keafer, 2012, Exploring the erodibility of sediments and the effect on the distribution of harmful algal cysts in the Gulf of Maine. Gulf of Maine Council on the Marine Environment, Ecosystem Indicator Partnership Journal, March-April 2012. Online at http://www.gulfofmaine.org/2/committees-and-programs/ecosystem-indicator-partnership/2012-march-april-journal/

151. Dalyander, P. Soupy, Butman, Bradford, 2012, How often do sediments on the sea floor move? Sound Waves, Mar./Apr. 2012. Online at http://soundwaves.usgs.gov/2012/04/research3.html

152. Dalyander, P. Soupy, Butman, Bradford, Sherwood, C.R., and Signell, R. P., 2012, Documentation of the U.S. Geological Survey Sea Floor Stress and Sediment Mobility Database: U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report 2012-1137. Online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2012/1137.

153. Dalyander, P. Soupy, Butman, Bradford, 2012, Quantifying how often sediment move on the U.S. continental Shelf – the U.S. Geological Sea Floor Stress and Mobility Database. Sound Waves, Sep./Oct. 2012. Online at http://soundwaves.usgs.gov/2012/10/pubs.html

154. Dalyander, P. S., Butman, B., Sherwood, C.R., Signell, R.P., Wilkin, J.L., 2013, Characterizing Wave- and Current- Induced Bottom Shear Stress: U.S. Middle Atlantic Bight. Continental Shelf Research (52), p.73-86. Online at http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0278434312002889.

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