Other ID: IB H-1-01-MD
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Choptank River, Maryland, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): E. Robert Thieler
Information Specialist(s): E. Robert Thieler
Data Type(s): Sampling: Geology, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Vibracoring in estuary.
Start Date: 2001-03-19
Start Port/Location: Easton, MD
End Date: 2001-03-25
End Port/Location: Easton, MD
Equipment Used: Hoverprobe, DGPS
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Field program plagued by equipment malfunctions and bad weather. Recovered five cores total at three different sites. None of the cores was of a length sufficient to meet scientific needs (needed 18 m cores, got <= 4 m cores). Cores reside with Curt Larsen in Reston.
Staff: E. Robert Thieler, Charles Worley
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Field: Rob Thieler, Ch. Sci.; Chuck Worley, Tech.