Other ID: TRANSIT
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Farallon Islands, California, United States, North America, North Pacific;
Principal Investigator(s): William J. Strahle
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy 2 VACM current meter moorings and two surface markers.
Start Date: 1989-05-04
Start Port/Location: Redwood City, CA
End Date: 1989-05-10
End Port/Location: Seward, AK
Equipment Used: Loran-C, GEOPROBE
Information to be Derived: Time series data;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings deployed: 2 (#334 and 335, recovered GLORITA FA 89031, Oct. 13-14, 1989) during transit to Prince William Sound, AK, and next voyage (F-5-89-PW). Moorings recovered: 1 (#333, deployed FA 89040 WECOMA Mar. 5, 1989).
Notes: Project = Farallon Islands, Farallon Islands