Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Salt Pond, Eastham, Cape Cod National Seashore, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): John Crusius
Data Type(s): Sampling: Chemistry
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Geochem reconnaissance of Salt Pond; one day sampling only, most likely.
Start Date: 2004-05-26
Start Port/Location: Salt Pond, Cape Cod National Seashore, MA
End Date: 2004-05-28
End Port/Location: Salt Pond, Cape Cod National Seashore, MA
Equipment Used: Water sampler
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Determined that surface-water and groundwater Rn and Ra activities are sufficiently high to be measureable and allow for a more detailed study. Reconnaissance only. Opened way to much larger field efforts in mid- and late June.
Staff: John Bratton, John Crusius, Dirk Koopmans
Bratton, J.F., 2010, The three scales of submarine groundwater flow and discharge across passive continental margins: The Journal of Geology, v. 118 no. 5, doi: 10.1086/655114.