Other ID: 85-13
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Phinney Rock, Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): John Moody
Data Type(s): Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recovery of tripods #302 (BBC), #303 (BBB), and #304 (BBA).
Start Date: 1985-10-22
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 1985-10-23
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: Bottom tripod
Information to be Derived: Time series data;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings recovered: 2 (#303 and 304, both deployed FA 85026 ASTERIAS Aug. 7 and 14, 1985). Mooring #302 recovery attempted but not completed at this time.
Staff: John Larson, John Moody, Joseph S. Newell, William J. Strahle
Notes: Cruise included two legs: LEG 1 - 10/22/1985, LEG 2 - 10/23/1985. Original Center People field contained: John Moody, William Strahle, John Larson, Joseph Newell (Leg 1 only).
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.