Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: West Falmouth Harbor, West Falmouth, Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Neil Kamal Ganju
Data Type(s): Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography), Visual Identification: Ground Truthing, Environmental Data: CTD, Environmental Data: Temperature, Environmental Data: Nitrate, Environmental Data: Dissolved Oxygen, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Velocity, nitrate, oxygen and other measurements.
Start Date: 2010-06-14
Start Port/Location: West Falmouth Dock
End Date: 2010-06-18
End Port/Location: West Falmouth Dock
Equipment Used: Bottom tripod, Mooring tripod, Temperature and salinity, Turbidity, Current, SUNA nitrate sensor, O2 sensor, DGPS
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: Jonathan Borden, Patrick Dickhudt, Marinna Martini, Christine Sabens
Notes: This submission is to reserve the Knob; more details as they become known.
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: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2011-1113, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2011/1113/.