USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2010-034-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): John Crusius

Affiliate Investigator(s): Rob Campbell, Prince William Sound Science Center, Cordova, AK

Information Specialist(s): Thomas Brooks

Data Type(s): Environmental Data: CTD, Environmental Data: Fluorescence, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Chemistry

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Trace metal sampling in the Copper River region of the Gulf of Alaska.

Vehicle(s):

Start Date: 2010-05-05

Start Port/Location: Cordova, AK

End Date: 2010-05-18

End Port/Location: Cordova, AK

Equipment Used: GPS (wh), Water sampler, SBE 9 CTD, Undulating towed instrument array (w/ ictd, fluorometer, etc.

Information to be Derived: Samples and chemical analysis;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Thomas Brooks, Andrew Schroth

Affiliate Staff:
Rob Campbell
Prince William Sound Science Center

Notes:

Location:

Copper River region, Gulf of Alaska, Alaska, United States, North America, North Pacific;

Boundaries
North: 60.6301 South: 57.37394 West: -147.129 East: -143.26172

Platform(s):

photo of Montague
Montague

Publications

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
GPS (wh) --- Navigation
Water sampler --- Chemistry
SBE 9 CTD --- CTD
Undulating towed instrument array (w/ ictd, fluorometer, etc. --- CTD
Fluorescence