Currents, temperature, conductivity, and attenuation data from moorings deployed from the ASTERIAS in the North Atlantic Ocean as part of the Current and Sediment Transport in Cape Cod Bay field program from February 10, 1986 to April 30, 1986 (NODC Accession 0058714)

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A pilot winter-time study to determine the effect of winter storms in causing sediment movement at two potential dredge spoil disposal areas.
  • Cite as: Montgomery, Ellyn; US DOI/US Geological Survey > Woods Hole Science Center (2010). Currents, temperature, conductivity, and attenuation data from moorings deployed from the ASTERIAS in the North Atlantic Ocean as part of the Current and Sediment Transport in Cape Cod Bay field program from February 10, 1986 to April 30, 1986 (NODC Accession 0058714). Version 2.2. National Oceanographic Data Center, NOAA. Dataset. [access date]
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Time Period 1986-02-10 to 1986-04-30
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 41.99422
S: 41.92756
E: -70.24289
W: -70.41889
Spatial Coverage Map
General Documentation
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2010-12-15
  • revision: 2010-12-17
Edition 2.2
Data Presentation Form Digital table - digital representation of facts or figures systematically displayed, especially in columns
Dataset Progress Status Complete - production of the data has been completed
Data Update Frequency As needed
Supplemental Information
This archival package contains only a snapshot of the USGS time series database. The data on the originator's website, http://stellwagen.er.usgs.gov/, may have updates that are not yet captured here.

USGS PIs: B. Butman

Collaborators: State of Massachusetts

Publications resulting from these data

Warner, J. C., Butman, B., and Dalyander, P. S., 2008, Storm-driven sediment transport in Massachusetts Bay: Continental Shelf Research, v. 28, no. 2: p. 257-282. (Also available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.csr.2007.08.008)

Warner, John C., Sherwood, Christopher R., Signell, Richard P., Harris, Courtney K., and Arango, Hernan G., 2008, Development of a three-dimensional, regional, coupled wave, current, and sediment-transport model: Computers and Geosciences, v. 34, no. 10: p. 1284-1306. (Also available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cageo.2008.02.012)


USGS Moorings associated with this accession:
305
306
307

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Purpose Basic research
Use Limitations
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Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: Montgomery, Ellyn; US DOI/US Geological Survey > Woods Hole Science Center (2010). Currents, temperature, conductivity, and attenuation data from moorings deployed from the ASTERIAS in the North Atlantic Ocean as part of the Current and Sediment Transport in Cape Cod Bay field program from February 10, 1986 to April 30, 1986 (NODC Accession 0058714). Version 2.2. National Oceanographic Data Center, NOAA. Dataset. [access date]
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Theme keywords NODC DATA TYPES THESAURUS NODC OBSERVATION TYPES THESAURUS WMO_CategoryCode
  • oceanography
Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science and Services Keywords
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CIRCULATION > OCEAN CURRENTS
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN OPTICS > ATTENUATION/TRANSMISSION
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN PRESSURE > WATER PRESSURE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN TEMPERATURE > WATER TEMPERATURE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > SALINITY/DENSITY > CONDUCTIVITY
Originator Theme Keywords
  • Mooring work
Data Center keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Data Center Keywords
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NODC > National Oceanographic Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • DOI/USGS/CMG/WHSC > Woods Hole Science Center, Coastal and Marine Geology, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior
NODC COLLECTING INSTITUTION NAMES THESAURUS NODC SUBMITTING INSTITUTION NAMES THESAURUS
Platform keywords NODC PLATFORM NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Platform Keywords
  • MOORINGS
Instrument keywords NODC INSTRUMENT TYPES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Instrument Keywords
  • CURRENT METERS
Place keywords NODC SEA AREA NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Location Keywords
  • OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN
Originator Place Keywords
  • Cape Cod Bay
  • Marthas Vineyard Sound
  • Massachusetts
  • North America
  • North Atlantic
  • United States
Keywords NCEI ACCESSION NUMBER
Use Constraints
  • Cite as: Montgomery, Ellyn; US DOI/US Geological Survey > Woods Hole Science Center (2010). Currents, temperature, conductivity, and attenuation data from moorings deployed from the ASTERIAS in the North Atlantic Ocean as part of the Current and Sediment Transport in Cape Cod Bay field program from February 10, 1986 to April 30, 1986 (NODC Accession 0058714). Version 2.2. National Oceanographic Data Center, NOAA. Dataset. [access date]
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  • 2010-12-15T18:20:31 - NCEI Accession 0058714 v1.1 was published.
  • 2010-12-17T16:12:08 - NCEI Accession 0058714 was revised and v2.2 was published.
    Rationale: Updates were received for this data set. These updates were copied into the data/0-data/ directory of this accession. These updates may provide additional files or replace obsolete files. This version contains the most complete and up-to-date representation of this archival information package. All of the files received prior to this update are available in the preceding version of this accession.
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  • 2015-04-22T00:00:00 - NOAA created the National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) by merging NOAA's National Climatic Data Center (NCDC), National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC), and National Oceanographic Data Center (NODC), including the National Coastal Data Development Center (NCDDC), per the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015, Public Law 113-235. NCEI launched publicly on April 22, 2015.
Acquisition Information (collection)
Instrument
  • current meter
  • mooring
Platform
  • ASTERIAS
  • MOORINGS
Last Modified: 2016-11-29T16:47:30
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