Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: just north and west of the Weepecket Islands, Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Richard Rendigs
Affiliate Investigator(s): WHOI
Data Type(s): Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Chemistry, Sampling: Geology
Scientific Purpose/Goals: USGS divers assisted with the deployment of WHOI benthic chambers.
Start Date: 2003-03-20
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 2003-03-20
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: SCUBA
Information to be Derived: Samples and chemical analysis;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Deployment of benthic chambers successful - to be recovered at a later date.
Staff: Dann Blackwood, Richard Rendigs, Charles Worley
Notes: Dry suits will be used for the anticipated cold water conditions; oxygen administration kit and first aid kit will also be available on board the R/V ASTERIAS. Original Center People field contained: Richard Rendigs, Charles Worley, Dann Blackwood - divers and mobilizers.