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Field Activity Details for field activity 2012-049-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Kevin Kroeger

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Sandy Baldwin, Thomas Brooks, Adrian Green

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: To quantify the geochemical components involved in a tidal marsh system in Waquoit Bay Ma.


Start Port/Location: Sage Lot Pond

End Port/Location: Sage Lot Pond

Start Date: 2012-11-09

End Date: 2012-11-16

Equipment Used: Sensors - other mooring

Information to be Derived: Samples and chemical analysis;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Water samples were collected to study the geochemical components of a marsh system.

Staff: Sandy Baldwin, Thomas Brooks, Michael Casso, Patrick Dickhudt, Neil Kamal Ganju, Adrian Green, John Pohlman

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: This report is based on information from activity 12013.
Project = NE/Coast Ground Chesapeake Bay,


Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;, undefined

North: 41.55677 South: 41.55047 West: -70.5184 East: -70.50575


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Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Sensors - other mooring --- CTD
Mooring (physical oceanography)

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