Other ID: MH41B-03
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Scituate, Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Jonathan Borden
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography), Visual Identification: Ground Truthing, Sampling: Geology, Environmental Data: CTD, Environmental Data: Temperature
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy Scituate tripod and subsurface mooring, recover NOPP surface mooring, and recover Scituate tripod and subsurface mooring.
Start Date: 2003-04-23
Start Port/Location: Scituate, MA
End Date: 2003-04-23
End Port/Location: Scituate, MA
Equipment Used: DGPS, Bottom tripod, Mooring tripod, Sediment traps, Temperature and salinity, Pressure, Turbidity, Current
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings deployed: 2 (#709 and 710 both recovered FA 03043 MARCUS HANNA Sep. 24-25, 2003). Moorings recovered: 1 (#698 deployed FA 02046 MARCUS HANNA Oct. 22-25, 2002). NOPP Buoy recovered. Tripod (#688) did not release.
Staff: Jonathan Borden, Brian Buczkowski, Marinna Martini, Richard Rendigs, Michael Casso
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Jonathan Borden - Deck Boss; Marinna Martini - Deck; Brian Buczkowski - Deck; Richard Rendigs - Honjo Traps, Deck; Michael Casso - Sediment Traps, Deck.
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/.
Butman, B., Bothner, M.H., Alexander, P.S., Lightsom, F.L., Martini, M.A., Gutierrez, B.T., and Strahle, W.S., 2004, Long-term oceanographic observations in western Massachusetts Bay offshore of Boston, Massachusetts; data report for 1989-2002: U.S. Geological Survey Digital Data Series DDS-74, Version 2.0, DVD-ROM, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/dds/dds74/.
Warner, J.C., Butman, B., and Dalyander, P. S., 2008, Storm-driven sediment transport in Massachusetts Bay: Continental Shelf Research, v. 28 no. 2, doi: 10.1016/j.csr.2007.08.008.
Warner, J.C., Sherwood, Christopher R., Signell, Richard P., Harris, Courtney K., and Arango, Hernan G., 2008, Development of a three-dimensional, regional, coupled wave, current, and sediment-transport model: Computers and Geosciences, v. 34 no. 10, doi: 10.1016/j.cageo.2008.02.012.