Other ID: W26B-98
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Massachusetts Bay, off Scituate, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Michael Bothner
Data Type(s): Environmental Data: Current, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy two moorings (#518 and 519) and recover mooring #509 off Scituate, Massachusetts.
Start Date: 1998-03-25
Start Port/Location: Scituate, MA
End Date: 1998-03-25
End Port/Location: Scituate, MA
Equipment Used: DGPS, Sediment traps, ADCP, Bottom tripod
Information to be Derived: Time series data; Samples and chemical analysis; Suspended sediment concentrations;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Surface markers were deployed north and south of this mooring site. Mooring recovered: 1 (#509 deployed FA 97044 CHRISTOPHER ANDREW Oct. 23, 1997). Moorings deployed: 2 (#518 and 519 recovered FA 98028 MARCUS HANNA Jun. 17-19, 1998).
Staff: Dann Blackwood, Michael Bothner, Bradford Butman, Joseph S. Newell, Richard Rendigs
Notes: Project = The Massachusetts Bay Experiment, The Massachusetts Bay Experiment