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ID 03034
Also Known As 03034
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Woods Hole, Massachusetts. Chief Scientist: Mike Bothner. Data (slowcore, GPS, underwatertelevision) of field activity 03034 (A-3-03-MY) in Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic from 06/12/2003 to 06/12/2003
Organization United States Geological Survey, Woods Hole, Massachusetts
Project/Theme Massachusetts Bay Experiment
Chief Scientist Mike Bothner
Platform Christopher Andrew
Area of Operation Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic, Massachusetts Bay
Bounding Coordinates
-70.83333     -70.80000
Ports leave Scituate Harbor, MA
arrive Scituate Harbor, MA
Dates 06/12/2003 (JD 163) to 06/12/2003 (JD 163)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Mike Bothner Chief Scientist, USGS Woods Hole
Sandy Baldwin Scientist, USGS Woods Hole
Dann Blackwood Scientist, USGS Woods Hole
Mike Casso Scientist, USGS Woods Hole
John Crusius Scientist, USGS Woods Hole
Dirk Koopmans Scientist, USGS Woods Hole
Frank Mirarchi Captain
Equipment Used
Collect sediment cores at two long-term monitoring stations in
Massachusetts Bay near the outfall for Boston's treated sewage.
Information to be Derived
Samples and Chemical Analysis; Grain size analysis.
5 good cores were collected at station 3.  One of these colleced for
Linda Kalnejais for her erosion experiment.   Only two cores were collected at
station 2 because of a malfunction of the bottom closure mechanism.  It did not
snap into place immediately after pullout, allowing the sand to fall out of the
core barrel.
Navigation Techniques: DGPS
Got Help? For 03034, we would appreciate any information on -- activity type, analog materials, contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, information specialist, kms of navigation, national plan, NGDC Info, owner, project number, publications, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, tabulated info.
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03034 location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
03034 location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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