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USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2018-050-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Cancelled

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

Funding Program(s): Other (Other)

Principal Investigator(s): John O'Malley

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Seth Ackerman

Data Type(s): Sampling: Geology, Imagery: Video, Imagery: Photo

Scientific Purpose/Goals: To collect geologic framework information from inner shelf and inlet (where possible) for coastal-change studies


Start Port/Location: Bass River, NJ

End Port/Location: Bass River, NJ

Start Date: 2018-09-23

End Date: 2018-09-27

Equipment Used: SeaBOSS, Digital camera

Information to be Derived: surficial geology, stratigraphy, Holocene sed thickness, depth to transgressive UC, etc

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Other , Wayne Baldwin, Seth Ackerman

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: This field activity was entered twice so I am canceling this one. See field activity 2018-049-FA for the real one.


Little Egg Inlet, New Jersey, United States, Atlantic Ocean

North: 39.56970507 South: 39.4243 West: -74.45983887 East: -74.22515869


photo of R/V Petrel - Stockton University
R/V Petrel - Stockton University



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
SeaBOSS --- Experiments (biological)
Surveys (biological)
Species ID
Digital camera --- Photo

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