Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Christopher Sherwood
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography), Visual Identification: Ground Truthing
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy tripods at MVCO in conjunction with ONR OASIS project.
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Start Date: 2005-08-29
End Date: 2005-08-29
Equipment Used: INSSECT tripod, Mooring tripod, GPS (wh), Grab sampler
Information to be Derived: Time series data;Grain size analysis;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Deployed USGS flow tripod; deployed USGS particle tripod; deployed Dalhousie/Bedford Institute tripod. Obtained grab samples at USGS site; obtained water-bottle samples at nearby site.
Staff: Jonathan Borden, Rachel Horwitz, Marinna Martini, Christopher Sherwood
Notes: Load on Aug. 28; at sea on Aug. 29. Original Center People field contained: Jonathan Borden; Hank Chezar; Marinna Martini; Rachel Horwitz; Chris Sherwood.
Martha's Vineyard Coastal Observatory, south of Edgartown, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;