Other ID: ATS 9701
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Marilyn ten Brink
Affiliate Investigator(s): Clare Reimers - Rutgers Univ.
Information Specialist(s): Marilyn ten Brink
Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology
Scientific Purpose/Goals: ROV deployment and measurement of pore water chemistry. Secondary objective: sediment cores for verification of in situ measurements and detailed survey/time-series of solid-phase metal contaminants.
Start Port/Location: Pt. Pleasant, NJ
End Port/Location: Pt. Pleasant, NJ
Start Date: 1997-06-22
End Date: 1997-07-01
Equipment Used: GPS (wh), Corer - piston, Video camera - deep sea, Digital camera
Information to be Derived: Samples and chemical analysis; Grain size analysis;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: Peter W. Gill, Marilyn ten Brink
Notes: USGS is providing only the coring capability to this cruise. No post-cruise report filed; information taken from pre-cruise report and field logs. Original Center People field contained: Marilyn ten Brink, Peter Gill, MOF staff to load for transport.
Raritan Bay, Sandy Hook, New Jersey, New York, New York Bight, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Buczkowski, B.J., and Kelsey, S.A., 2007, Archival policies and collections database for the Woods Hole Science Center's marine sediment samples: URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1187/.
Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, C.F., 2000, USGS east-coast sediment analysis; procedures, database, and georeferenced displays: URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2000/of00-358/.
Poppe, L.J., Williams, S.J., and Paskevich, V.F., eds., 2005, U.S. Geological Survey east-coast sediment analysis; procedures, database, and GIS data: URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2005/1001/.