Other ID: CA-1001; IB A-4-01-MA
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Scituate, Masschusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Marinna Martini
Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Turn around tripod and subsurface moorings as part of the Massachusetts Bay experiment.
Start Date: 2001-10-29
Start Port/Location: Scituate, MA
End Date: 2001-10-29
End Port/Location: Scituate, MA
Equipment Used: Camera- deep sea, Grab sampler, Bottom tripod
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Recovered moorings 646 and 647; deployed moorings 666 and 667. Moorings recovered: 2 (#646 and 647 both deployed FA 01023 MARCUS HANNA May 23, 2001). Moorings deployed: 2 (#666 and 667 both recovered FA 02026 MARCUS HANNA Feb. 6, 2002).
Staff: Marinna Martini, Joseph S. Newell, Richard Rendigs
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Marinna Martini - cruise chief; Richard Rendigs - deck; Joseph Newell - on deck and flatbed transport.
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/.
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.