Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Boston Harbor, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
Principal Investigator(s): Jane Denny
Information Specialist(s): Seth Ackerman
Data Type(s): Sonar: Sidescan, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Geophysical survey in Boston Harbor - sidescan sonar and swath bathymetry of small area to be used as habitat vitalization by MA Division of Marine Fisheries.
Start Date: 2005-11-21
Start Port/Location: Weymouth, MA
End Date: 2005-11-21
End Port/Location: Weymouth, MA
Equipment Used: Klein 531 sidescan, Submetrix Sidescan sonar, Real Time Kinematic GPS
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Sidescan sonar and swath bathymetry collected within Boston Harbor.
Staff: Seth Ackerman, William Danforth, Barry Irwin, Charles Worley
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Barry Irwin, Captain; Charles Worley; William Danforth; Seth Ackerman.
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/.