Other ID: 77-01 or 77-4
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Rio de la Plata submarine canyon, Puerto Rico, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Affiliate Investigator(s): Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Data Type(s): Sonar: Single Beam, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography), Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover Scripps current meter.
Start Date: 1977-02-18
End Date: 1977-02-18
Equipment Used: Echosounder, Current, Raytheon radar
Information to be Derived: Time series data;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Successfully recovered current meter #2 in canyon axis at depth 410 m; results not known at time of writing cruise report.
Staff: James V. A. Trumbull, Jose R. Muniz, Nelson Espinell
Notes: Informal cooperation with Fran Shepard, SIO. Original Center People field contained: James Trumbull?, Muniz?, Espinell?