Alternate Leg ID: W20-96
Area of Operations: Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Dates: February 14, 1996 to February 15, 1996
Objectives: This was the 20th USGS-MWRA cruise to monitor currents, sediment transport and physical/chemical characteristics of sediments using moored instruments and sediment sampling near the future sewage outfall for Boston in western Massachusetts Bay.
Type of Activity: Sampling
Information to be derived: Time series data
Samples and Chemical Analysis
Grain size analysis
Suspended Sediment Concentrations
Summary: Moorings recovered: 2 (#462 and 463 partial recovery, deployed FA 95038 WHITE HEATH Sep. 26-27, 1995). Moorings deployed: 2 (#465 and 466 recovered FA 96012 WHITE HEATH Jun. 11, 1996).
USGS Project Number: 7241-67001
Contact: Mike Bothner (email@example.com)
InfoBank: uses the identifier H-7-96-MY. Visit this site for more information.