Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Kevin Kroeger
Information Specialist(s): Sandy Baldwin, Thomas Brooks, Adrian Green
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Environmental Data: CTD, Environmental Data: Meteorology, Environmental Data: Temperature, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography), Environmental Data: Methane, Environmental Data: Radon, Environmental Data: CO2, Environmental Data: Dissolved Oxygen, Environmental Data: Current
Scientific Purpose/Goals: To quantify the geochemical components, greenhouse gas fluxes and carbon storage in a tidal marsh system in three study sites, Sage Lot Pond, Hamblin Pond and Great Pond, Waquoit Bay and East Falmouth, Ma.
Start Port/Location: Sage Lot Pond
End Port/Location: Sage Lot Pond
Start Date: 2013-06-10
End Date: 2013-08-30
Equipment Used: GPS (wh), Sensors - other mooring, Current, Pressure, Temperature and salinity, Turbidity, Cavity Ring-Down Spectroscopy (CRDS), RAD7 radon detection instrument, Sensor - CO2, O2 sensor, ADCP
Information to be Derived: Time series data;Samples and chemical analysis;Suspended sediment concentrations;Laboratory sensor data;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Continuous measurements of greenhouse gas fluxes, and discrete water sample collection over a complete tidal cycle in 3 estuarine creeks once per month. Time series data from deployed water quality sensors and ADCP. Total of 9 sampling events over this period.
Staff: Sandy Baldwin, Thomas Brooks, Michael Casso, Neil Kamal Ganju, Adrian Green, John Pohlman
Notes: This work is a continuation of Field Activity 2012-049-FA
Project = Greenhouse Gas Fluxes,
Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;,
|North: 41.58207||South: 41.54173||West: -70.5968||East: -70.48622|
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, https://doi.org/10.5066/P9MXLUZ1.
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, https://doi.org/10.5066/P9STIROQ.
|Survey Equipment||Survey Info||Data Type(s)||Data Collected|
|Sensors - other mooring||---||CTD|
Mooring (physical oceanography)
|Current||---||Mooring (physical oceanography)|
|Pressure||---||Mooring (physical oceanography)|
|Temperature and salinity||---||CTD|
|Turbidity||---||Mooring (physical oceanography)|
|Cavity Ring-Down Spectroscopy (CRDS)||---||CO2|
|RAD7 radon detection instrument||---||Radon|
|Sensor - CO2||---||CO2|
|O2 sensor||---||Dissolved Oxygen|