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  • Large internal waves in Massachusetts Bay transport sediments offshore 

    Butman, Bradford; Alexander, P. Soupy; Scotti, Alberto; Beardsley, Robert C.; Anderson, Steven P. (Elsevier B.V., 2006-09-26)
    A field experiment was carried out in Massachusetts Bay in August 1998 to assess the role of large-amplitude internal waves (LIWs) in resuspending bottom sediments. The field experiment consisted of a four-element moored ...
  • Storm-driven sediment transport in Massachusetts Bay 

    Warner, John C.; Butman, Bradford; Dalyander, P. Soupy (Elsevier B.V., 2007-09-22)
    Massachusetts Bay is a semi-enclosed embayment in the western Gulf of Maine about 50 km wide and 100 km long. Bottom sediment resuspension is controlled predominately by storm-induced surface waves and transport by the ...