USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2006-011-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Michael Bothner

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Tour of the Deer Island Treatment Plant.


Start Date: 2006-01-17

Start Port/Location: Boston, MA

End Date: 2006-01-17

End Port/Location: Boston, MA

Equipment Used: Digital camera

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 119 digital photographs obtained.

Staff: Sandy Baldwin, Dann Blackwood, Jonathan Borden, Michael Bothner, John Bratton, Michael Casso, Richard Rendigs

Affiliate Staff:
Timothy Milbert
Jeff Shearstone

Project = Masschusetts Bay Monitoring Program, Masschusetts Bay Monitoring Program


Boston Harbor, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic,

North: 42.37778 South: 42.34528 West: -71 East: -70.98



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: 89 URL:


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Digital camera --- Photo
2006-011-FA-PH-001 ( Field trip photos)