USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1976-050-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center

Funding Program(s):

Location: Georges Bank, United States, North America, North Atlantic,

Principal Investigator(s): Phil Shea

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy and recover mooring #112 nearby SEDCO-J semi-submersible COST oil rig on Georges Bank.


Start Date: 1976-05-21

Start Port/Location:

End Date: 1976-05-26

End Port/Location:

Equipment Used: Bottom tripod

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring deployed and recovered: 1 (#112).

Staff: Phil Shea

Affiliate Staff:


Location Map:




Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1976-050-FA-OM-001 ( Georges Bank Sediment mooring data)