Other ID: HB-0702
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Hull Bay, Boston Harbor, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Michael Bothner
Affiliate Investigator(s): Jennifer Morford, WHOI
Information Specialist(s): PARTNER
Data Type(s): Imagery: Video, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Chemistry, Sampling: Geology
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Collected 5 sediment cores (~25 cm of sed. recovered in each core) from Hull Bay with SCUBA divers. Cores were sectioned and analyzed by WHOI scientists (Jen Morford and Linda Kalnejais). Sediment and pore water samples were analyzed.
Start Date: 2002-07-08
Start Port/Location: Hewitt's Cove, Hingham, MA
End Date: 2002-07-08
End Port/Location: Hewitt's Cove, Hingham, MA
Equipment Used: Niskin water sampler, GPS (wh), Video camera - deep sea, Push corer (wh)
Information to be Derived: Samples and Chemical Analysis
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: Michael Bothner, Michael Casso, Kenneth E. Parolski, Richard Rendigs
Notes: In case of bad weather on July 8, this trip will take place on Tuesday, July 9. SCUBA Dive Alert form has been filled out by Rick Rendigs. Original Center People field contained: Kenneth Parolski - boat operator; Mike Bothner - chief scientist; Michael Casso and Richard Rendigs - divers. Data Curator: Jennifer Morford.
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/.
Buczkowski, B.J., and Kelsey, S.A., 2007, Archival policies and collections database for the Woods Hole Science Center's marine sediment samples: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2006-1187, CD-ROM, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1187/.
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.