Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Gulf of Maine, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
Principal Investigator(s): Bradford Butman
Data Type(s): Seismics: Air Gun / Water Gun, Seismics: Boomer, Seismics: Bubble Gun, Seismics: Sparker, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Attempt recovery of mooring #314-2 by dragging in Rodgers Pass in the Gulf of Maine.
Start Date: 1987-09-03
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 1987-09-05
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: Geomechanique streamer
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Attempted recovery of mooring #314-2 by dragging was not successful.
Notes: The acoustic release on the mooring has failed and must be recovered by dragging. Two previous dragging attempts using conventional techniques have failed. This attempt will use the trawler's doors and a special mooring grabber. Information derived from pre-cruise report and correspondence; no post-cruise report found.