Field Activity 2015-067-FA

Identifier 2015-067-FA
Purpose Jetyak tests of ADCP and Humminbird sonar
Location Waquoit Bay, Massachusetts, United States, Atlantic Ocean
Summary Obtained current measurements from jetyak, to be evaluated for reasonableness
Info derived Jetyak test of ADCP for discharge on transects
16 feet
Start Falmouth, MA 2015-10-07
End Falmouth, MA 2015-10-07
Days in the field 1
West -70.5327
East -70.52307859
North 41.55300856
South 41.5436107


384 Woods Hole Road
Quissett Campus
Woods Hole, MA02543-1598
(508) 548-8700
Principal investigators Christopher R Sherwood
Crew members
Jonathan Borden
Scientist, Staff
Alexander R Nichols
Scientist, Staff
Daniel J Nowacki
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Christopher R Sherwood
Specialist, Information
Affiliate principal Ericka Johnson, WHOI

Data types and categories

Data category: Environmental Data, Location-Elevation, Sonar
Data type: Current, Navigation, Sidescan, Single Beam

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
ADCP Current (no data reported)
Humminbird 898c HD SI Combo (Jetyak) Sidescan, Single Beam, Navigation (no data reported)
Other Unknown, Profiles, Transects, Benchmarks, LIDAR, Navigation (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity