Other ID: MH32-00; IB H-2-00-MY
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Michael Bothner
Information Specialist(s): Michael Casso, Frances Lightsom
Data Type(s): Environmental Data: Dissolved Oxygen, Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Mooring turn-around and sediment sampling.
Start Port/Location: Boston, MA
End Port/Location: Boston, MA
Start Date: 2000-02-15
End Date: 2000-02-16
Equipment Used: GPS (wh), Bottom platform, Mooring tripod, Corer - gravity, Camera- deep sea, Video camera - deep sea, Oxygen profiling system from Sayles
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings 590-592 were recovered. Mooring 593 did not release and will be recovered at a later date. Divers were not utilized. Moorings deployed: 4 (#611, 612, 613 and 614, all recovered FA 00003 MARCUS HANNA May 9-10, 2000). Moorings recovered: 3 (#590, 591 and 592, all deployed FA 99009 MARCUS HANNA Sep. 21-22, 1999).
Staff: Robert Barton, Dann Blackwood, Jonathan Borden, Michael Bothner, Bradford Butman, Michael Casso, Jessica M. Cote, Marinna Martini, Joseph S. Newell, Richard Rendigs, David Walsh
Joanne Goudreau - WHOI
Notes: Rick Rendigs, Dive Safety Officer for the center, and Dann Blackwood will be divers should an instrument fail to come up. Original Center People field contained: Science Crew, USGS: Jonathan Borden, Mike Bothner, Brad Butman, Dann Blackwood, Michael Casso, Jessica Cote, David Walsh, Marinna Martini, Richard Rendigs. Mobilization: Joseph Newell, Robert Barton. Original Submitted By field contained: Mike Bothner; edited by Jessica Cote.
Project = Massachusetts Bay Long-Term Study, Massachusetts Bay Long-Term Study
Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
|North: 42.37802||South: 42.16268||West: -70.7849||East: -70.63991|
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: 89 URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/circ/2007/1302/.
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/.
Butman, B., Bothner, M.H., Alexander, P.S., Lightsom, F.L., Martini, M.A., Gutierrez, B.T., and Strahle, W.S., 2004, Long-term oceanographic observations in western Massachusetts Bay offshore of Boston, Massachusetts; data report for 1989-2002: URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/dds/dds74/.
Butman, B., Dalyander, P.S., Bothner, M.H., and Lange, W.N., 2008, Time-series photographs of the sea floor in western Massachusetts Bay, 1996 - 2005: URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/266/.
Warner, J.C., Butman, B., and Dalyander, P. S., 2008, Storm-driven sediment transport in Massachusetts Bay: Continental Shelf Research, v. 28 no. 2, doi: 10.1016/j.csr.2007.08.008.
Warner, J.C., Sherwood, Christopher R., Signell, Richard P., Harris, Courtney K., and Arango, Hernan G., 2008, Development of a three-dimensional, regional, coupled wave, current, and sediment-transport model: Computers and Geosciences, v. 34 no. 10, doi: 10.1016/j.cageo.2008.02.012.
|Survey Equipment||Survey Info||Data Type(s)||Data Collected|
|Oxygen profiling system from Sayles||---||Dissolved Oxygen|
|Mooring tripod||---||Ground Truthing|
|Video camera - deep sea||---||Video|
|Camera- deep sea||---||Photo||2000-002-FA-PH-001 ( Deck photos of field activity operations)|
|Corer - gravity||---||Geology||2000-002-FA-SC-001 ( CORE samples)|
|Bottom platform||---||Mooring (physical oceanography)||2000-002-FA-OM-001 ( Western Mass Bay mooring data)|