Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Funding Program(s): Barrier Evolution (MN00F1F)
Principal Investigator(s): Christopher Sherwood
Information Specialist(s): Ellyn Montgomery
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy nanopod (1081) off Sandwich TNB.
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Start Date: 2016-12-17
End Date: 2016-12-17
Equipment Used: Bottom platform, DGPS
Information to be Derived: time series of currents, waves, pressure
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: None, this was a deployment.
Staff: Jonathan Borden, Sandra Brosnahan
Notes: This is the first of many entries for deployments at Town neck Beach in winter 2017.
Associated with 2016-052-FA, 2017-007-FA, 2017-001-FA, 2017-012-FA, 2017-013-FA, 2017-019-FA, 2017-025-FA, 2017-037-FA, 2017-040-FA.
The data for all is available at http://dx.doi.org/10.5066/F7B27T6P.
Sandwich Town Neck Beach, Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, Atlantic Ocean
|North: 41.78503467||South: 41.73478262||West: -70.4908||East: -70.42205817|
Sherwood, C.R., Montgomery, E.T., Suttles, S.E. Marsjanik, E.D. and Brosnahan, S.M., 2017, Oceanographic, atmospheric and water-quality measurements Sandwich Town Neck Beach, Massachusetts, 2017, Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/F7B27T6P.
|Survey Equipment||Survey Info||Data Type(s)||Data Collected|
|Bottom platform||---||Mooring (physical oceanography)||sandwich2017 data from all platforms ( An offshore platform 1081 was deployed for the entire winter. Pressure sensors were deployed on the beach during storms to record overwash events if they occurred.)|