USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1990-031-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: Farallon Islands, San Francisco, California, United States, North America, North Pacific,

Principal Investigator(s): William J. Strahle

Affiliate Investigator(s): Marlene Noble - PMG

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Visual Identification: Ground Truthing

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover VACM.


Start Date: 1990-08-20

Start Port/Location: Oakland, CA

End Date: 1990-08-21

End Port/Location: Oakland, CA

Equipment Used: Mooring tripod

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring recovered: 1 (#346, deployed FA 90015 DE STEIGUER July 6-7, 1990).


Affiliate Staff:

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

Location Map:


photo of De Steiguer
De Steiguer


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Mooring tripod --- Ground Truthing