USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2009-077-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;;

Principal Investigator(s): Neil Kamal Ganju

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Neil Kamal Ganju

Data Type(s): Environmental Data: CTD, Environmental Data: Temperature, Imagery: Photo, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy and recover ADCP and CTD at Mass. Maritime Academy, on TS KENNEDY.


Start Date: 2009-11-06

Start Port/Location: MMA dock, Buzzards Bay, MA

End Date: 2009-12-17

End Port/Location: MMA dock, Buzzards Bay, MA

Equipment Used: Digital camera, Current, Temperature and salinity

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Deployed ADCP and CTD, collected field notes on conditions. Recovered ADCP and CTD.

Staff: Dann Blackwood, Jonathan Borden, Michael Casso, Patrick Dickhudt, Neil Kamal Ganju, Marinna Martini, Charles Worley

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Project = National Community Sediment Transport: Pilot Model Applications, National Community Sediment Transport: Pilot Model Applications

Location Map:


photo of Dock


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Digital camera --- Photo
2009-077-FA-PH-001 ( Deck photos of field diving operations)
Current --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
Temperature and salinity --- CTD