Area of Operations: Martha's Vineyard Coastal Observatory, Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Dates: August 27, 2007 to August 27, 2007
Objectives: Deploy tripods at MVCO as part of the ONR Ripples DRI Project.
Type of Activity: Sampling
Sea floor mapping
Information to be derived: Time series data
Grain size analysis
Suspended Sediment Concentrations
Rotating sidescan sonar
Two-axis pencil-beam sonar profiler
Summary: Used divers to find boundary between coarse and fine sand (best visual was ripple size) and mark. Deployed flow and particle/sonar tripods.
USGS Project Number: 2921-0GW60 - Project Description
Contact: Chris Sherwood (firstname.lastname@example.org)
InfoBank: uses the identifier C-1-07-MY. Visit this site for more information.