Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Assawoman, Isle of Wight, Chincoteague Bay, Maryland, Virginia, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Frank T. Manheim
Information Specialist(s): Frank T. Manheim
Data Type(s): Environmental Data: CTD, Environmental Data: Temperature, Environmental Data: pH, Environmental Data: Dissolved Oxygen, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Environmental Data: Conductivity
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Collect streamer resistivity data; collect salinity data in water column; investigate sub-bottom resistivity to delineate freshwater submarine discharge.
Start Date: 2001-04-30
Start Port/Location: Berlin/Assateague Island, MD
End Date: 2001-05-05
End Port/Location: Berlin/Assateague Island, MD
Equipment Used: Temperature and salinity, pH sensor, O2 sensor, GPS (wh), Refractometer
Information to be Derived: Samples and chemical analysis;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: Frank T. Manheim
Bratton, J.F., 2010, The three scales of submarine groundwater flow and discharge across passive continental margins: The Journal of Geology, v. 118 no. 5, doi: 10.1086/655114.
Manheim, F.T., Krantz, David E., and Bratton, John F., 2004, Studying ground water under Delmarva coastal bays using electrical resistivity: Ground Water, v. 42 no. 7, doi: 10.1111/j.1745-6584.2004.tb02643.x.