USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1990-021-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): Guy Gelfenbaum

Information Specialist(s):

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Reset mooring.

Vehicle(s):

Start Date: 1990-07-26

Start Port/Location: Dauphin Island, LA

End Date: 1990-07-26

End Port/Location: Dauphin Island, LA

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

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring deployed: 1 (#349, recovered Nov. 1990, possibly FA 90042 Nov. 1, 1990).

Staff:

Affiliate Staff:
Guy Gelfenbaum and Dauphin Island divers

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

Location Map:

Platform(s):

photo of Deborah B
Deborah B

Publications

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Mooring tripod --- Ground Truthing
Loran-C --- Navigation
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1990-021-FA-OM-001 ( mooring data)