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MASSACHUSETTS BAY CIRCULATION EXPERIMENT



Description: Current measurements collected at 6 sites in Massachusetts Bay throughout the year to map the tidal, wind and density driven currents.

Duration: Sep 1990 - Jun 1991

USGS PIs: R. Signell, B. Butman

Collaborators: Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, UMASS Boston, and the University of New Hampshire, Environmental Protection Agency Massachusetts Bays Program

Publications:

Field Activity Reports: 1990-035-FA, 1991-001-FA, 1991-003-FA, 1991-004-FA, 1991-017-FA, 1991-046-FA

Explore where measurements were made and the kinds of data collected during this
experiment using GoogleEarth (V4 or better required) and MBAY_CIRC.kml.


Map of station locations
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Links to the Data

Basic Sampling Interval Data access via OPeNDAP
Hourly Averaged Data

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