Other ID: 85-11
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Phinney Rock, Cleveland Ledge, 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: Recover tripods #298 and 299 and subsurface mooring 300. Deploy tripods #302 and 304 and subsurface mooring 303.
Start Date: 1985-08-07
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 1985-08-14
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: Camera- deep sea, Bottom tripod
Information to be Derived: Time series data;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings deployed: 3 (#302, recovered FA 85038 Nov. 4, Dec. 5, 1985); 303 and 304 both recovered FA 85036 ASTERIAS Oct. 22-23, 1985). Moorings recovered: 3 (#298, 299 and 300 deployed FA 85020 ASTERIAS Jun. 19-28, 1985).
Staff: John Larson, John Moody, Joseph S. Newell, William J. Strahle
Notes: Cruise included two legs: LEG 1 - 08/07/1985; LEG 2 - 08/14/1985.
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.