Description: A study of currents on the Continental Slope designed to describe the currents and to investigate the transport of sediment from the shelf to the slope. This work was conducted in cooperation with the Bureau of Land Management (Minerals Management Service) to assess the environmental consequences for offshore petroleum development.
Duration: Nov 1982 - Nov 1984
USGS Principal Investigators: B. Butman, M. Noble
Collaborators: Minerals Management Service
Please use the following citation when referencing this dataset:
Butman, Bradford, Noble, M.A. Lightsom, F.L.,Oceanographic Measurements-- New England Conentinental Slope, 1982-1984: U.S. Geological Survey data release, http://stellwagen.er.usgs.gov/ne_slope.html.