Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Dann Blackwood
Affiliate Investigator(s): Bill Martin - WHOI
Data Type(s): Geochemical: Experiments, Imagery: Photo, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover benthic chambers.
Start Date: 2002-10-02
Start Port/Location: Hingham Harbor, MA
End Date: 2002-10-02
End Port/Location: Hingham Harbor, MA
Equipment Used: Benthic Chambers, Digital camera, DGPS
Information to be Derived: Samples and chemical analysis;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Both releases worked so no diving was needed. Chambers in good shape and functioning.
Staff: Dann Blackwood, Richard Rendigs
Notes: Diving needed if releases fail to work. Original Center People field contained: Dann Blackwood, diver and support; Richard Rendigs, diver and support.
Hingham Bay, Boston Harbor, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
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: 89 URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/circ/2007/1302/.