Alternate Leg ID: W22-96
Area of Operations: Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Dates: October 01, 1996 to October 02, 1996
Objectives: 22nd cruise monitoring currents, sediment transport, and physical/chemical characteristics of sediments in western Massachusetts Bay: Recover/redeploy standard tripod, small tripod - ADCP, suspended sediment sampler, hydraulically damped corer, Van Veen, video, O2 profiler.
Type of Activity: Mooring work
Information to be derived: Time series data
Samples and Chemical Analysis
Grain size analysis
Suspended Sediment Concentrations
Summary: Moorings deployed: 4 (#477, 478 and 480 recovered FA 97015 WHITE HEATH Feb. 11-13, 1997; and #479 recovered FA 97029 CHRISTOPHER ANDREW May 19, 1997). Moorings recovered: 2 (#468 and 470 deployed FA 96012 WHITE HEATH Jun. 11, 1996).
USGS Project Number: 7241-67011
Contact: Mike Bothner (email@example.com)
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