USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1986-041-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): John Moody

Affiliate Investigator(s): Wayne Spencer - WHOI

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Visual Identification: Ground Truthing

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover mooring #313P from entrance to Bournes Pond.


Start Port/Location: Bourne's Pond, East Falmouth, MA

End Port/Location: Bourne's Pond, East Falmouth, MA

Start Date: 1986-09-07

End Date: 1986-09-07

Equipment Used: Mooring tripod

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring recovered: 1 (#313P deployed FA 86040 WHALER July 29, 1986).


Affiliate Staff:
Wayne Spencer - WHOI

Notes: WHOI personnel and platform; USGS mooring.


entrance to Bournes Pond, East Falmouth, Vineyard Sound, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 41.6 South: 41.5 West: -70.6 East: -70.5


photo of Whaler



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Mooring tripod --- Ground Truthing