Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: East Phinney Rock, Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): John Moody
Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy tripod #287 and subsurface mooring #288; collect mud grab samples.
Start Date: 1984-10-25
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 1984-10-25
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: Camera- deep sea, Bottom tripod
Information to be Derived: Time series data;Samples and chemical analysis;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings deployed: 2 (#287 and 288 recovered FA 85001 ASTERIAS Jan. 14, 1985). Mud grab samples collected.
Staff: John Larson, John Moody, Joseph S. Newell, William J. Strahle
Butman, B., Signell, Richard, Shoukimas, Polly, and Beardsley, Robert C., 1988, Current observations in Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, 1982-1986; data report: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 88-5, 211 p. URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr885.