USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1987-055-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):

Information Specialist(s):

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover mooring #316 off Cohasset, west Wilkes.


Start Date: 1987-04-30

Start Port/Location: Scituate, MA

End Date: 1987-04-30

End Port/Location: Scituate, MA

Equipment Used: Bottom tripod

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring recovered: 1 (#316, deployed FA 87054 DEBRA-IRENE Jan. 29, 1987).

Staff: John Moody

Affiliate Staff:

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


West Wilkes, off Cohasset, Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United Sttes, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 42.25 South: 42.2 West: -70.8 East: -70.75





Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1987-055-FA-OM-001 ( Mass Bay - West mooring data)