Other ID: 86-G-8
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Rodgers Pass, Truxton Swell, Gulf of Maine, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): John Moody
Affiliate Investigator(s): David Brooks
Data Type(s): Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover current moorings in Rodgers Pass and deploy current moorings in Rodgers Pass and on Truxton Swell to map flow of slope water between major basins in the Gulf of Maine.
Start Date: 1986-06-19
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 1986-06-27
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: Bottom tripod
Information to be Derived: Time series data; Samples and chemical analysis; Shoreline Erosion;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Rodgers Pass: Mooring 310 deployed. Mooring 301 was not recovered. Multiple lines for XBT/CTD survey deployed. Truxton Swell: Mooring 311 deployed. Multiple lines for XBT/CTD survey deployed.
Staff: John Moody, Richard Rendigs, William J. Strahle