Other ID: C-3-09-NR
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
Principal Investigator(s): Marinna Martini
Information Specialist(s): Brandy Armstrong
Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy tripods and moorings, grab sediment samples.
Start Date: 2009-01-09
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 2009-01-15
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: Digital camera, DGPS, Grab sampler, Bottom tripod
Information to be Derived: Time series data; Grain size analysis; Suspended sediment concentrations;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring numbers 853-858. Four tripods and two buoys set at 3 sites; grab samples taken from each site.
Staff: Brandy Armstrong, Sandy Baldwin, Jonathan Borden, Neil Kamal Ganju, Marinna Martini, Elizabeth Pendleton, John Warner
Notes: Mooring numbers 853-858.
Armstrong, B.N., Warner, J.C., Voulgaris, G., List, J.H., Thieler, E.R., and Martini, M.A., 2012, Carolinas Coastal change Processes Project Data Report for Observations near Diamond Shoals, NC From January-April 2009: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2011-1156, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2011/1156/.
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