USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2010-037-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): Visual Identification: Ground Truthing

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Check depths in West Falmouth Harbor.

Vehicle(s):

Start Date: 2010-05-07

Start Port/Location: Town Dock, West Falmouth

End Date: 2010-05-07

End Port/Location: Town Dock, West Falmouth

Equipment Used: Reconnaissance

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Took soundings with weight in Mashapaquit Creek; recorded channel conditions.

Staff: Jonathan Borden, Patrick Dickhudt

Affiliate Staff:

Notes:

Location:

Buzzards Bay, Cape Cod, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic,

Boundaries
North: 41.61005 South: 41.59503 West: -70.6519 East: -70.63522

Platform(s):

photo of Kayak
Kayak

Publications

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: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2011/1113/.

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Reconnaissance --- Ground Truthing