Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Richard Rendigs
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Chemistry
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Water sampling at selected navigational buoy sites in Boston Harbor for geochemical baseline measurements.
Start Port/Location: Charlestown, MA
End Port/Location: Charlestown, MA
Start Date: 1995-08-03
End Date: 1995-08-03
Equipment Used: Visual navigation, Nansen bottles
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: One sample approximately 2 meters off the bottom and another 2 meters below the surface. Sample was taken about 2 hours after ebb tide commenced.
Staff: Richard Rendigs
Rob Rabideau - MWRA
Boston Harbor, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
|North: 42.33801||South: 42.24479||West: -71.0365||East: -70.88654|
Bothner, M.H., Butman, B., Alexander, P.S., Baldwin, S.M., Blackwood, D.S., Borden, J., Casso, M.A., Crusius, J., Goudreau, J., Kalnejais, L.H., Lamothe, P.J., Martin, W.R., Martini, M.A., Rendigs, R.R., Sayles, F.L., Signell, R.P., Valentine, P.C., and Warner, J.C., 2007, Processes influencing the transport and fate of contaminated sediments in the coastal ocean - Boston Harbor and Massachusetts Bay: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1302, 89 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/circ/2007/1302/.
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