USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1990-004-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: Mobile Bay, Alabama, United States, Gulf of Mexico, North America, North Atlantic;

Principal Investigator(s): William J. Strahle

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Set 2 Environmental Instrument Measuring Pole (EIMP) Estuary strap-ons: #343 at Upper Mobile Bay Coast Guard site and #344 at Lower Mobile Bay Exxon site.


Start Date: 1990-04-24

Start Port/Location: Dauphin Island, LA

End Date: 1990-04-24

End Port/Location: Dauphin Island, LA

Equipment Used: Bottom tripod

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings deployed: 2 (#343 and 344, recovered FA 90019 DEBORAH B, July 20, 1990).

Staff: William J. Strahle

Affiliate Staff:
Marlene Noble

Notes: Information derived from schedule and mooring logs; no pre-cruise or post-cruise report found.

Location Map:


photo of Deborah B
Deborah B


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1990-004-FA-OM-001 ( mooring data)