USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2012-029-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Carolyn Ruppel

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Carolyn Ruppel

Data Type(s): Environmental Data: Methane, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Sonar: Single Beam

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Reoccupy survey lines used for CRDS and Humminbird surveys on June 7, 2012 to image gas in the sediments

Vehicle(s):

Start Date: 2012-06-26

Start Port/Location: public boat ramp

End Date: 2012-06-26

End Port/Location: public boat ramp

Equipment Used: HYPACK, EdgeTech 424 chirp sub-bottom profiler, Humminbird fishfinder, Cavity Ring-Down Spectroscopy (CRDS), GPS (wh)

Information to be Derived: Sea floor map;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Re-occupied CRDS survey lines from June 7 and gathered Humminbird water colum imaging data (for gas plumes) and Chirp SBP

Staff: Eric Moore

Affiliate Staff:
Ben Scandella--MIT

Notes: None
Project = NSF/Hydraulic Sciences,

Location:

Upper Mystic Lake

Boundaries
North: 42.4417 South: 42.43157 West: -71.1547 East: -71.14368

Platform(s):


Knob

Publications

Portals/Viewers

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
HYPACK --- Navigation
EdgeTech 424 chirp sub-bottom profiler --- Sub Bottom Profiler
Humminbird fishfinder --- Single Beam
Cavity Ring-Down Spectroscopy (CRDS) --- Methane
GPS (wh) --- Navigation