Other ID: 86-2; JSL 1818
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Bradford Butman
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover USGS mooring 301, deployed in Rodgers Pass in the Gulf of Maine.
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Start Date: 1986-07-20
End Date: 1986-07-22
Equipment Used: Loran-C, Bottom platform
Information to be Derived: Mooring recovery;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring recovered: 1 (#301 deployed FA 85024 GYRE July 24-26, 1985). Page Valentine agreed to use submersible JOHNSON SEA-LINK on the first day of his Georges Bank cruise (detailed in cruise report 86011). SEA-LINK successfully released mooring 301.
Staff: Bradford Butman, John Moody
Notes: Submersible used to recover mooring part was part of Page Valentine's cruise, FA 86011.
Rodgers Pass, Gulf of Maine, United States, North America, North Atlantic;