Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Middle Atlantic Bight, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Bradford Butman
Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy 2 tripods (Sue #113, Debbie #114) to study sediment transport, and relight surface buoys.
Start Date: 1976-06-14
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 1976-06-17
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: Camera- deep sea, Bottom tripod
Information to be Derived: Time series data;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Deployed tripods: 2 (#113 SUE and #114 DEBBIE, both recovered FA 76024 ATLANTIC TWIN July 7-14, 1976).
Staff: Bradford Butman, Peter Johnson
Butman, B., Noble, Marlene, and Folger, David W., 1979, Long-term observations of bottom current and bottom sediment movement on the mid-Atlantic continental shelf: Journal of Geophysical Research, JGR, v. 84 no. C3, URL: http://www.agu.org/journals/ABS/1979/JC084iC03p01187.shtml.