USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2013-032-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: Ogunquit River, Maine, United States, North America

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: Download, service, and redeploy sensors.


Start Date: 2013-06-03

Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

End Date: 2013-06-05

End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

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

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Instruments deployed to collect time series of current velocity and sediment concentration.

Staff: Jonathan Borden, Patrick Dickhudt, Ellyn Montgomery, Christine Sabens

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: This report is based on information from activity 13012. Instruments to be deployed until ~Dec. 2013. Instruments originally deployed under FA# 2013-016-FA. All data will be associated with 2013-016-FA. This report is based on information from activity 13016.
Project = Estuarine Modeling & Observation,

Location Map:



Data Acquired

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