Summary of field activity 2018-030-FA

Location Map:


photo of Muddy Waters
Muddy Waters

Location: Jamaica Bay, NY and Great South Bay, NY

Dates: 2018-01-23 to 2018-01-24

Port Locations: Jamaica Bay, NY, Great South Bay, NY

Principal Investigator(s): Neil Kamal Ganju

Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Chemistry, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Information to be Derived: Deployment of time series instruments to measure currents, waves, pressure, and water-quality parameters. Water samples will be collected for suspended sediment concentration, volatile solids, and stable isotope analysis. Digital camera will be deployed to take time series photos of the marsh edge.

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Equipment: Bottom platform, Water sampler, Digital camera, Garmin GPS 76, Spectra Precision SP80