Field Activity 2014-006-FA

Identifier 2014-006-FA
Purpose Image methane plumes offshore Nantucket in support of collaborative water column sampling activity
Equipment or personnel only. Data, if any, are managed under a different field activity.
Location Nantucket margin, shelf break to continental slope, Massachusetts
Summary Samples and data collected in collaboration with URI
Info derived water column imagery, geochemical samples
Comments No operations personnel, only Ruppel;
Length 185 feet; beam 33 feet/ draft 18 feet 6 inches (aft).
Start URI 2014-07-02
End URI 2014-07-09
West -71.6309
East -69.43359
North 41.70573
South 40.44695


Organization Equipment or personnel support provided by
384 Woods Hole Road
Quissett Campus
Woods Hole, MA02543-1598
(508) 548-8700
Principal investigators Carolyn Ruppel
Crew members
Carolyn Ruppel
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Carolyn Ruppel
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Location-Elevation
Data type: Navigation

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
HYPACK Navigation (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity