USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1987-052-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: Cat Island, Marblehead, Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

Principal Investigator(s): John Moody

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy mooring 315 off Cat Island, Marblehead, MA.


Start Date: 1987-01-29

Start Port/Location: Marblehead, MA

End Date: 1987-01-29

End Port/Location: Marblehead, MA

Equipment Used: Bottom tripod

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring deployed: 1 (#315 recovered FA 87053 Apr. 30, 1987).

Staff: John Moody

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: No cruise report; information derived from mooring log.

Location Map:


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Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1987-052-FA-OM-001 ( Mass Bay - West mooring data)