USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2013-018-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Cancelled

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: Connecticut River Estuary, Connecticut, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Principal Investigator(s): Jane Denny, Christopher Sherwood

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Seth Ackerman

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Remap portions of the Connecticut River Estuary


Start Date: 2013-04-22

Start Port/Location: Old Saybrook, CT

End Date: 2013-04-26

End Port/Location: Old Saybrook, CT

Equipment Used: DGPS, HYPACK, Seismic reflection

Information to be Derived: Sea floor map;Bathymetric maps;Morphology;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Seth Ackerman, Emile Bergeron, David Foster, Barry Irwin

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: One day setup, two days surveying on Raphael.
Pending approval of OT waiver

Location Map:


photo of Rafael


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
DGPS --- Navigation
HYPACK --- Navigation
Seismic reflection ---