USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1989-040-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: central California coast, United States, North America, North Pacific;

Principal Investigator(s):

Affiliate Investigator(s): Robert Beardsley - WHOI

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy mooring #333 (WHOI SMILE #C3B) at location C3/California Shelf STRESS/SMILE site.

Vehicle(s):

Start Date: 1989-03-03

Start Port/Location:

End Date: 1989-03-03

End Port/Location:

Equipment Used: Mooring tripod, Loran-C, Bottom tripod

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring deployed: 1 (#333, recovered FA 89009 FARNELLA May 4-15, 1989).

Staff:

Affiliate Staff:
WHOI: Robert Beardsley
Lentz
Alessi

Notes: This is a WHOI cruise; information derived from mooring log.
Project = STRESS/SMILE, STRESS/SMILE

Location Map:

Platform(s):

photo of Wecoma
Wecoma

Publications

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Mooring tripod --- Ground Truthing
Loran-C --- Navigation
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1989-040-FA-OM-001 ( mooring data)