Other ID: MH33-00; IB H-3-00-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, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recovery of moorings #611-615 and deployment of moorings #624-627 at the Boston Approach Buoy.
Start Port/Location: Boston, MA
End Port/Location: Boston, MA
Start Date: 2000-05-09
End Date: 2000-05-10
Equipment Used: DGPS, Bottom platform, Corer - piston, Mooring tripod, Sediment traps, Camera- deep sea, Oxygen profiling system from Sayles, Digital camera
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Diving was not needed on this cruise. All instruments were recovered without a problem. Deployed moorings 611-614. Moorings deployed: 4 (#624, 625, 626 and 627, all recovered FA 00004 MARCUS HANNA Sep. 26-28, 2000). Moorings recovered: 5 (#611, 612, 613 and 614 all deployed FA 00002 MARCUS HANNA Feb. 15-16, 2000; and #615 deployed FA 00048 CHRISTOPHER ANDREW Mar. 28-29, 2000).
Staff: Robert Barton, Dann Blackwood, Jonathan Borden, Michael Bothner, Michael Casso, Jessica M. Cote, Courtney Harris, Roger Hubbell, Marinna Martini, Joseph S. Newell, Richard Rendigs, Sunita Shah
Notes: Original Center People field contained: At-sea participants: Jonathan Borden, Mike Bothner, Dann Blackwood, Michael Casso, Jessica Cote, Roger Hubbell, Courtney Harris, Marinna Martini, Richard Rendigs, Sunita Shah, and G. Begley. Mob and demob: Joseph Newell, Robert Barton. Original Submitted By field contained: Mike Bothner; edited by Jessica Cote.
Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
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., Alexander, P.S., and Bothner, M.H., 2004, Time-series photographs of the sea floor in western Massachusetts Bay; May 1999 to September 1999; May 2000 to September 2000; and October 2001 to February 2002: URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/2004/97/.
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.