Other ID: IB A-62-00-MA
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Boston Harbor, Scituate, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Jonathan Borden
Affiliate Investigator(s): WHOI
Data Type(s): Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deployment of NOPP/WHOI/USGS Tripods and Buoys.
Start Date: 2000-07-19
Start Port/Location: Scituate, MA
End Date: 2000-07-19
End Port/Location: Scituate, MA
Equipment Used: Bottom tripod
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Successful deployment of USGS tripods. Limited success of Boston Buoy equipment. Successful redeploy of Scituate Buoy. Moorings deployed: 2 (#628, recovered FA 00085 Nov. 14, 2000, and #629 recovered FA 00066 CHRISTOPHER ANDREW Aug. 18, 2000).
Staff: Robert Barton, Jonathan Borden, Jessica M. Cote, Joseph S. Newell
Notes: Original Center People field contained: At Sea: Jonathan Borden, Jessica Cote, Matthew Robidoux; Mob/Demob: Joseph Newell, Robert Barton.
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., 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: U.S. Geological Survey Digital Data Series DDS-74, Version 2.0, DVD-ROM, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/dds/dds74/.