USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2013-059-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

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Location: Gulf of Maine, United States, North America, North Atlantic;,

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Scientific Purpose/Goals: To augment Measurements collected by an existing monitoring mooring to include near-bottom turbidity and fluorescence measurements.


Start Date: 2013-10-25

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End Date: 2014-05-01

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Notes: Collaborating with U. Maine go add a near-bottom sensor to one of their moorings. They did the deployment and will do the recovery. USGS personnel will only be involved in data processing after recovery.

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