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Field Activity Details for field activity 2017-066-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Pending

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

Funding Program(s): Biogeochemistry, groundwater monitoring, and environmental assessment (LQ000I4)

Principal Investigator(s): Meagan Gonneea, Kevin Kroeger

Affiliate Investigator(s): Faming Wang, MBL Jim Tang, MBL

Information Specialist(s): Meagan Gonneea

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Conduct elevation surveys in 11 tidally-restricted estuary systems on Cape Cod

Vehicle(s):

Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

Start Date: 2017-12-18

End Date: 2017-12-18

Equipment Used: Real Time Kinematic GPS

Information to be Derived: marsh elevation data from State Game Farm, Sandwich, MA

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Meagan Gonneea, Jennifer O'keefe Suttles

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Field activity is part of an ongoing investigation and environmental monitoring program around Cape Cod.

Entries for this field activity are based on entries from Field Activity 2016-016-FA

Entries for this field activity are based on entries from Field Activity 2016-016-FA

Entries for this field activity are based on entries from Field Activity 2017-035-FA

Location:

Outer Cape Estuaries, Massachusetts, United States

Boundaries
North: 42.0863757 South: 41.62198826 West: -70.47039316 East: -69.90063816

Platform(s):

photo of on foot
on foot

Publications

Portals/Viewers

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Real Time Kinematic GPS --- Navigation

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