USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1990-019-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): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover moorings.


Start Date: 1990-07-20

Start Port/Location: Dauphin Island, LA

End Date: 1990-07-20

End Port/Location: Dauphin Island, LA

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

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings recovered: 2 (#343 and 344, deployed FA 90004 DEBORAH B April 24, 1990).


Affiliate Staff:

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

Location Map:


photo of Deborah B
Deborah B


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Mooring tripod --- Ground Truthing
Loran-C --- Navigation
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1990-019-FA-OM-001 ( mooring data)