Field Activity 2014-025-FA

Identifier 2014-025-FA
Purpose Recover bottom platforms and NIMBBLEs for NSF Inner Shelf Study
Location Martha's Vineyard Coastal Observatory, Massachusetts
Summary Sediment samples and time series data.
Info derived platforms
Comments Entries for this field activity are based on entries from Field Activity 2014-021-FA. Recovery should be completed on 9/23/2014, but work to refurbish instruments at WHOI will continue with possibly OT required all week. Redeployment expected in a week, but didn't happen until November.
Length, molded: 90 feet; Beam: 26 feet.
Start Woods Hole, MA 2014-09-22
End Woods Hole, MA 2014-09-23
Days in the field 5
West -70.7865
East -70.3989094
North 41.3564774
South 41.25294098


384 Woods Hole Road
Quissett Campus
Woods Hole, MA02543-1598
(508) 548-8700
Principal investigators Christopher R Sherwood
Crew members
Patrick Dickhudt
Scientist, Staff
Ellyn Montgomery
Scientist, Staff
Christopher R Sherwood
Scientist, Staff
Marinna A Martini
Scientist, Staff
Christine Sabens
Scientist, Staff
Jonathan Borden
Scientist, Staff
Sandra M Brosnahan
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Patrick Dickhudt
Specialist, Information
Affiliate principal Malcolm Scully, WHOI

Data types and categories

Data category: Location-Elevation, Sampling
Data type: Navigation, Geology

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
DGPS Navigation (no data reported)
Grab sampler Biology, Geology (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity