USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2012-036-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: Waquoit Bay, Cape Cod, Massachusetts, United States, North America,North Atlantic

Principal Investigator(s): Dann Blackwood

Affiliate Investigator(s): Mary Carman WHOI; Phil Colarusso EPA; Eric Nelson EPA

Information Specialist(s): Dann Blackwood

Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Chemistry, Sampling: Geology

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Find sites for tunicate sampling.


Start Date: 2012-07-25

Start Port/Location: Popponessett Bay

End Date: 2012-07-25

End Port/Location: Popponessett Bay

Equipment Used: Digital camera, SCUBA, DGPS

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Recon trip to explore possible test sites for tunicate observation stations


Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Project = Benthic Hab/Geol & Biol Studies,

Location Map:


photo of Dragonfly


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Digital camera --- Photo
SCUBA --- Biology
DGPS --- Navigation