Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Boston Harbor, Hull Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Michael Bothner
Affiliate Investigator(s): Bill Martin, WHOI
Information Specialist(s): PARTNER
Data Type(s): Imagery: Video, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Geochemical: Experiments, Imagery: Photo
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Jan. 10: deployed two benthic chambers. On Jan. 16 the chambers were recovered. Eight diver push cores were collected.
Start Date: 2002-01-10
Start Port/Location: Hingham, MA
End Date: 2002-01-16
End Port/Location: Hingham, MA
Equipment Used: Benthic Chambers, Video camera - deep sea, Digital camera, GPS (wh)
Information to be Derived: Samples and chemical analysis; Morphology;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Deployed and recovered benthic chambers and took cores and video of bottom. Both chambers came up using release.
Staff: Dann Blackwood, David Nichols, Kenneth E. Parolski
Notes: Note: change in pickup date to Jan. 15. Original Center People field contained: On Jan. 10: Ken Parolski, boat operator; Dann Blackwood, technician. On Jan. 15: Dave Nichols, boat operator; Dann Blackwood, science diver. Data Curator: B. Martin. Original Submitted By field contained: Mike Bothner, D. Blackwood.
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/.
Kalnejais, L.H., Martin, William R., Signell, Richard P., and Bothner, Michael H., 2007, Role of sediment resuspension in the remobilization of particulate-phase metals from coastal sediments: Environmental Science and Technology, v. 41 no. 7, doi: 10.1021/es061770z.