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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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Brooks, T.W., Eagle, M., Kroeger, K.D., Mann, A.G., Wang, Z.A., Ganju, N.K., O'Keefe Suttles, J.A., Brosnahan, S.M., Chu, S.N., Song, S., Pohlman, J.W., Casso, M., Tamborski, J.J., Morkeski, K., Carey, J.C., Ganguli, P.M., Williams, O.L., and Kurtz, A.C., 2021, Geochemical data supporting investigation of solute and particle cycling and fluxes from two tidal wetlands on the south shore of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, 2012-19 (ver. 2.0, October 2022): U.S. Geological Survey data release,

Mann, A.G., O'Keefe Suttles, J.A., Gonneea, M.E., Brosnahan, S.M., Brooks, T.W., Wang, Z.A., Ganju, N.K., and Kroeger, K.D., 2019, Time-series of biogeochemical and flow data from a tidal salt-marsh creek, Sage Lot Pond, Waquoit Bay, Massachusetts (2012-2016): U.S. Geological Survey data release,


Data Acquired

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

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