Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
Principal Investigator(s): Bradford Butman
Information Specialist(s): Bradford Butman
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Environmental Data: CTD
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Conduct hydrographic survey as part of internal wave experiment. Describe and track internal waves using acoustics.
Start Date: 1998-08-06
Start Port/Location: Scituate, MA
End Date: 1998-08-06
End Port/Location: Scituate, MA
Equipment Used: DGPS, SBE 9 CTD
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: Jonathan Borden
Bothner, M.H., Butman, B., Alexander, P.S., Baldwin, S.M., Blackwood, D.S., Borden, J., Casso, M.A., Crusius, J., Goudreau, J., Kalnejais, L.H., Lamothe, P.J., Martin, W.R., Martini, M.A., Rendigs, R.R., Sayles, F.L., Signell, R.P., Valentine, P.C., and Warner, J.C., 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. URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/circ/2007/1302/.
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, DVD-ROM, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/2006/85/.
Scotti, A., Beardsley, R.C., Butman, B., and Pineda, J., 2008, Shoaling of nonlinear internal waves in Massachusetts Bay: Journal of Geophysical Research - Oceans, v. 113 no. C08031, doi: 10.1029/2008JC004726.