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ID 2012-024-FA
Also Known As R-24-12-CT
Abstract Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center. Chief Scientist: Dave Foster. Sampling data (Grab sampler - Van Veen (Teflon coated), Navigation - DGPS,, Seismic reflection, Bathymetry - SWATHplus-M 234 kHz, Backscatter - SWATHplus-M 234 kHz, Edgetech 424 Chirp, video, GoPro camera) of field activity 2012-024-FA (R-24-12-CT) in Connecticut River, Old Saybrook, Essex, Connecticut, United States, North America from 09/15/2012 to 09/23/2012
Organization Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Project/Theme Sediment Process
Sed Processes: Models & Measure
Chief Scientist Dave Foster
Activity Type Sampling
Platform Rafael
Area of Operation Connecticut River, Old Saybrook, Essex, Connecticut, United States, North America, Connecticut
Bounding Coordinates
-72.39468     -72.31064
Ports LEAVE Old Saybrook, CT
ARRIVE Old Saybrook, CT
Dates 09/15/2012 (JD 259) to 09/23/2012 (JD 267)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Seth Ackerman
Dave Foster Chief Scientist
Seth Ackerman
Dann Blackwood
Barry Irwin
Eric Moore
Equipment Used
Grab sampler - Van Veen ( (Teflon coated))
Navigation - DGPS,
Seismic reflection
Bathymetry - SWATHplus-M (234 kHz)
Backscatter - SWATHplus-M
Edgetech 424 Chirp
video, GoPro camera
Map the CT River from the river mouth north towards Essex, CT
R2412CT  geophysical mapping will be followed by sampling
Information to be Derived
Grain size analysis
R2412CT  Sea floor map
R2412CT  Bath
Project Number
Got Help? For 2012-024-FA, we would appreciate any information on -- analog materials, contract, days at sea, dive count, kms of navigation, national plan, NGDC Info, notes, owner, publications, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, summary, tabulated info.
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Navigation data nav    
Times   050.times    

2012-024-FA location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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