Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Funding Program(s): Estuarine Processes, Hazards, and Ecosystems (LQ00G3S)
Principal Investigator(s): Neil Kamal Ganju
Information Specialist(s): Neil Kamal Ganju
Data Type(s): Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography), Location-Elevation: Navigation, Environmental Data: Methane
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy ADCP at channel entrance and perform tidal-cycle studies to estimate fluxes of water and nutrients.
Start Port/Location: West Falmouth Harbor, MA
End Port/Location: West Falmouth Harbor, MA
Start Date: 2009-08-04
End Date: 2009-08-04
Equipment Used: Bottom platform, Current, GPS - Handheld, Gas sampler
Information to be Derived: time series data
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Deployed instrument (8/4/09), checked instrument battery and mount (8/6/09).
Staff: Christopher Sherwood, Neil Kamal Ganju, Jonathan Borden
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Neil Ganju: hydrodynamic measurements, modeling; Chris Sherwood: hydrodynamic measurements, modeling; Jon Borden: deployment of acoustics; Sandy Baldwin: deployment of acoustics.
Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Ganju, N.K., Dickhudt, P.J., Thomas, J.A., Borden, J., Sherwood, C.R., Montgomery, E., Twomey, E., and Martini, M., 2011, Summary of oceanographic and water-quality measurements in West Falmouth Harbor and Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, 2009-2010: URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2011/1113/.