USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1990-037-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Richard Signell

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Visual Identification: Ground Truthing

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy woodhead drift bottles.


Start Date: 1990-09-13

Start Port/Location: Mobile, AL

End Date: 1990-09-14

End Port/Location: Mobile, AL

Equipment Used: Loran-C, Mooring tripod

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:


Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Information derived from schedule - no pre-cruise or post-cruise report.


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

North: 30.51467 South: 30.30413 West: -88.0611 East: -87.94556


photo of Helicopter (USCG)
Helicopter (USCG)


Data Acquired

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