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Field Activity Details for field activity 2013-049-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

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 Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

Start Date: 2013-09-23

End Date: 2013-09-27

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: Sandy Baldwin, Patrick Dickhudt, Adrian Green, 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. This report is based on information from activity 13032.
Project = Estuarine Modeling & Observation,


Ogunquit, Maine, United States, North America, North Atlantic

North: 43.28945 South: 43.2417 West: -70.6084 East: -70.57446



Montgomery, E.T., Ganju, N.K., Dickhudt, P.J., Borden, Jonathan, Martini, M.A., and Brosnahan, S.M., 2015, Summary of oceanographic and water-quality measurements in Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge, Wells, Maine, in 2013: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2015–1072, 17 p.,


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)

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