Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: southwestern Georges Bank, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Bradford Butman
Affiliate Investigator(s): John Vermersch - MIT
Data Type(s): Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy mooring #GBK1 (USGS mooring #101) on the southwest part of Georges Bank.
Start Date: 1975-05-07
Start Port/Location: South Portland, ME
End Date: 1975-05-09
End Port/Location: South Portland, ME
Equipment Used: Bottom tripod
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring #GBK1, AKA #101, was deployed with 3 VACMs and one FILM CM; 2 surface buoys were deployed to bracket the subsurface mooring. Ship track: 410 nm.
Notes: No indication how mooring was recovered on Aug. 23, 1975.