Other ID: 85G-07-3
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Rodgers Pass, Gulf of Maine, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Bradford Butman
Data Type(s): Environmental Data: Temperature, Sonar: Single Beam, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy a single-current meter mooring (#301) in Rodgers Pass, in the sill between Georges Basin and Wilkinson Basin. The mooring will monitor the seasonal flow of slope water between these two basins and will complement measurements by D. Brooks (TAMU) in Wilkinson Basin.
Start Date: 1985-07-24
Start Port/Location: Boothbay Harbor, ME
End Date: 1985-07-26
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: Seismic reflection, Mooring tripod, XBT, 12 kHz, Bottom tripod
Information to be Derived: Time series data; Bathymetric maps;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: XBT Stations: 20; Mooring deployed: 1 (#301 recovered FA 86011 EDWIN LINK Jul. 20 - Aug. 1, 1986, with FA 86012 MARY LOUISE Jul. 20-22, 1986).
Staff: Michael Bothner, Bradford Butman, Gregory DiLisio, John Larson, John Moody, Carol M. Parmenter