Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: 6 miles south of Smiths Point, Nantucket Shoals, Nantucket Island, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): William J. Strahle
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Reset a pressure mooring (mooring #256) that had broken loose from its anchor.
Start Date: 1982-04-21
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 1982-04-21
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: Loran-C, Bottom tripod
Information to be Derived: Time series data;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring recovered and redeployed: 1 (#256, no info about original deployment; recovered FA 82015 WHITEFOOT May 26, 1982).
Staff: John Moody, William J. Strahle
Notes: Original Center People field contained: William Strahle - Ch. Sci., Frank Musialowski, John Moody.