Other ID: 20100114
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): William Waite
Data Type(s): Environmental Data: Depth, Environmental Data: Temperature
Scientific Purpose/Goals: To see if we could replicate the hydrate formation described by Priest, Rees and others in their 2009 JGR article.
Start Date: 2010-01-14
End Date: 2010-02-01
Equipment Used: Geomechanique streamer
Information to be Derived: Time series data;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: This was a test of the Southampton method for methane hydrate formation in sands. See Journal of Geophysical Research, 2009 article by J. Priest, E. Rees and others.
Staff: David Mason, William Winters
Gas Hydrate Laboratory, U.S. Geological Survey, Woods Hole Science Center, 384 Woods Hole Road, Woods Hole, MA 02543;