USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2012-017-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): Environmental Data: CTD, Environmental Data: Temperature, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: velocity and salinity profiles at Nauset Marsh


Start Date: 2012-05-07

Start Port/Location: Orleans Yacht Club, Orleans, MA

End Date: 2012-05-23

End Port/Location: Orleans Yacht Club, Orleans, MA

Equipment Used: Temperature and salinity, Current

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Velocity and salinity profiles were collected in support of WHOI work in Nauset Marsh

Staff: Sandy Baldwin, Jonathan Borden

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Project = Estuarine Modeling & Observation,


Cape Cod National Seashore, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;,

North: 41.81687 South: 41.7923 West: -69.9736 East: -69.9321


photo of Small Boat
Small Boat



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Temperature and salinity --- CTD
Current --- Mooring (physical oceanography)