Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Boston Harbor, President Roads, north slope of Spectacle Island, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Dann Blackwood, Frank T. Manheim
Data Type(s): Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Chemistry, Sampling: Geology, Imagery: Photo
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Retrieve cobbles and hard substrates for analysis and use as monitor of water column contaminant. Seek areas of exposed hard-substrates.
Start Date: 1994-06-22
Start Port/Location: Hingham Yacht Club, Hingham, MA
End Date: 1994-06-22
End Port/Location: Hingham Yacht Club, Hingham, MA
Equipment Used: SCUBA, Nikonos camera
Information to be Derived: Samples and chemical analysis;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Recovered materials will be analyzed by Manheim and German collaborators in Kiel, in conjunction with joint German environmental monitoring program.
Staff: Dann Blackwood, Frank T. Manheim
Notes: Prepared from pre-field activity report only. Original Center People field contained: Frank Manheim - geochemist, Dann Blackwood - diver and underwater photographer.