Field Activity Details for field activity 2010-031-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Neil Kamal Ganju

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Neil Kamal Ganju

Data Type(s): Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Velocity, nitrate, oxygen and other instrument deployment.


Start Port/Location: West Falmouth Dock, W. Falmouth, MA

End Port/Location: West Falmouth Dock, W. Falmouth, MA

Start Date: 2010-07-02

End Date: 2010-07-02

Equipment Used: Bottom platform

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Instruments deployed; notes on instrument locations recovered.

Staff: Patrick Dickhudt, Christine Sabens, Jennifer Thomas

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Instruments deployed, notes recovered.


West Falmouth Harbor, Falmouth, Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic,

North: 41.61698 South: 41.5908 West: -70.6668 East: -70.63866




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:


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom platform --- Mooring (physical oceanography)

USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program