Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Long Pond, Falmouth, Mass, US, North America
Principal Investigator(s): Michael Bothner
Affiliate Investigator(s): Charles Martinsen, Dept of Natural Resources, Falmouth, MA
Information Specialist(s): Michael Casso
Data Type(s): Sampling: Biology
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Collect fish samples with Mass Fish and Wildlife from Long Pond, Falmouth MA for the analysis of mercury. Analyses will be performed during the first week post cruise.
Start Date: 2011-05-17
Start Port/Location: Long Pond, Falmouth, MA
End Date: 2011-05-17
End Port/Location: Long Pond, Falmouth, MA
Equipment Used: Gill Nets
Information to be Derived: Samples and chemical analysis;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Nine smallmouth bass and 2 yellow perch were collected for analysis of mercury.
Staff: Michael Casso, E. Robert Thieler
Notes: Smallmouth bass were caught using hook and line. Yellow perch were collected using a gill net.