USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2012-032-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Kevin Kroeger

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Sandy Baldwin, Thomas Brooks

Data Type(s): Environmental Data: CTD, Environmental Data: Metereology, Environmental Data: Temperature, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: To study the geochemical components of the submarine groundwater in Puget Sound.


Start Port/Location: Woods Hole

End Port/Location: Woods Hole

Start Date: 2012-07-28

End Date: 2012-08-05

Equipment Used: Sensors - other mooring

Information to be Derived: Samples and chemical analysis;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: This was a study investigating the impacts of a macrotidal tide range on the geochemistry of submarine groundwater discharge.

Staff: Sandy Baldwin, Thomas Brooks

Affiliate Staff:

Project = NSF/Quantifying,


Puget Sound, Washington, United States, North America, North Pacific;, Lynch Cove WA

North: 47.44295 South: 47.34906 West: -123.191 East: -122.84637


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Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Sensors - other mooring --- CTD
Mooring (physical oceanography)