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
Information Specialist(s): Jonathan Borden, Neil Kamal Ganju
Data Type(s): Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Velocity, nitrate, oxygen and other instrument deployment. Using KNOB one day each week for equipment servicing. This FAR is associated with mooring numbers 881, 882, 883, 884, 885, 886, 887, 888.
Start Date: 2010-07-08
Start Port/Location: West Falmouth Dock, W. Falmouth, MA
End Date: 2010-09-02
End Port/Location: West Falmouth Dock, W. Falmouth, MA
Equipment Used: Bottom tripod
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Weekly servicing of instruments, calibration notes, fouling notes.
Staff: Patrick Dickhudt, Christine Sabens, Jennifer Thomas
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/.