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Field Activity Details for field activity 2013-050-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): Ellyn Montgomery

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover resuspension package in Barnegat Bay


Start Port/Location: Toms River, NJ

End Port/Location: Toms River, NJ

Start Date: 2013-09-11

End Date: 2013-09-13

Equipment Used: Sensors - other mooring

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: time-series data

Staff: Jonathan Borden, Patrick Dickhudt

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Original deployment 2013-031-FA. All data will be associated with 031-FA. This report is based on information from activity 13031.
Project = NJ Dept Env Protection/Shallow Water Sed Res,


Barnegat Bay, New Jersey, United States, North America, North Atlantic

North: 40.22922 South: 39.46164 West: -74.3555 East: -73.99292


photo of Small Boat
Small Boat


Dickhudt, P.J., Ganju, N.K, and Montgomery, E.T., 2015, Summary of oceanographic measurements for characterizing light attenuation and sediment resuspension in the Barnegat Bay-Little Egg Harbor estuary, New Jersey, 2013: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2015–1146, 18 p.,


Data Acquired

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

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