Other ID: HB-0902
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): Bill Martin - WHOI
Data Type(s): Geochemical: Experiments, Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Video bottom, deploy benthic chambers, video chambers on bottom, take diver push cores and video coring process.
Start Date: 2002-09-26
Start Port/Location: Hingham Harbor, MA
End Date: 2002-09-27
End Port/Location: Hingham Harbor, MA
Equipment Used: Benthic Chambers, Video camera - deep sea, Push corer (wh), Digital camera, DGPS
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Video gathered of bottom at station. Two chambers successfully deployed; 8 cores taken. Video was taken of chambers on bottom and coring operations.
Staff: Dann Blackwood, Michael Bothner, Michael Casso
Notes: Station area: 43.2834677777778 N, 42.2834661111111 S, -70.9168902777778 W, -70.9168886111111 E. Original Center People field contained: Mike Bothner, Chief Scientist; Dann Blackwood, photo tech, diver; Michael Casso, diver.
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.