USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2013-028-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: Ogunquit ME

Principal Investigator(s): Neil Kamal Ganju

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Patrick Dickhudt

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Collect water volume measurement for a marsh system.

Vehicle(s):

Start Date: 2013-04-22

Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

End Date: 2013-04-24

End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

Equipment Used: Current, Pressure, Temperature and salinity, Turbidity

Information to be Derived: Time series data;Suspended sediment concentrations;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: ADCP transects were performed to quantify the volume of water flowing in and out of the Marsh.

Staff: Sandy Baldwin, Jonathan Borden

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: This report is based on information from activity 13012. This report is based on information from activity 13016.
Project = Estuarine Modeling & Observation,

Location Map:

Platform(s):

photo of On Foot
On Foot

Publications

Data Acquired

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