Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Martha's Vineyard Coastal Observatory, south of Edgartown, Massachusetts, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Christopher Sherwood
Information Specialist(s): Marinna Martini
Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Sampling: Geology
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover tripods and profiling winch. Take bottom and water samples.
Start Date: 2005-09-22
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 2005-09-22
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: Grab sampler - Van Veen , ROV, Digital camera
Information to be Derived: Time series data; Grain size analysis; Suspended sediment concentrations;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Recovered U Maine / WHOI OASIS tripod. Recovered USGS particle tripod. Recovered BC / WHOI profiler winch. Recovered USGS flow tripod. Obtained grab samples and bottom bulk samples. Took CTD and water sample.
Staff: Dann Blackwood, Jonathan Borden, Rachel Horwitz, Marinna Martini, Richard Rendigs, Stephen Ruane, Christopher Sherwood, Charlene Sullivan
Notes: OT for loading/long day at sea/unloading.
Denny, J.F., Danforth, W.W., Foster, D.S., and Sherwood, C.R., 2009, Geophysical data collected off the south shore of Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1288, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2008/1288/.