USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2007-013-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Christopher Sherwood

Affiliate Investigator(s): Marinna Martini

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Sonar: Single Beam, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Testing a SONAR-equipped tripod in the well at the WHOI dock.


Start Date: 2007-03-13

Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

End Date: 2007-03-14

End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

Equipment Used: Current, Digital camera, Echosounder

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Success.

Staff: Sandy Baldwin, Dann Blackwood, Jonathan Borden, Marinna Martini, Ellyn Montgomery, Christine Sabens

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Original Center People field contained: Marinna Martini, Engineer; Ellyn Montgomery, Data; Chris Sabens, Data; Dann Blackwood, Diver; Sandy Baldwin, Diver; Jonathan Borden, Driver.
Project = SONAR Testing in a Dock Environment, SONAR Testing in a Dock Environment


Dock, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 41.52367 South: 41.52357 West: -70.672 East: -70.67193


photo of Dock



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Current --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
Digital camera --- Photo
2007-013-FA-PH-001 ( Deck photos of field activity operations)
Echosounder --- Single Beam