Other ID: ATS 9701
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Raritan Bay, Sandy Hook, New Jersey, New York, New York Bight, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
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 Date: 1997-06-22
Start Port/Location: Pt. Pleasant, NJ
End Date: 1997-07-01
End Port/Location: Pt. Pleasant, NJ
Equipment Used: Corer - piston, Video camera - deep sea, Digital camera, GPS (wh)
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.
Buczkowski, B.J., and Kelsey, S.A., 2007, Archival policies and collections database for the Woods Hole Science Center's marine sediment samples: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2006-1187, CD-ROM, 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: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2000-358, 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: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2005-1001, DVD-ROM, supercedes OFR 00-358, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2005/1001/.