USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1990-051-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

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: Deploy moorings #360 and 361 in Mobile Bay.

Vehicle(s):

Start Date: 1990-11-12

Start Port/Location: Dauphin Island, AL

End Date: 1990-11-12

End Port/Location: Dauphin Island, AL

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

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings deployed: 2 (#360, recovered ? Jan. 16, 1991, and #361, no recovery info).

Staff:

Affiliate Staff:
Dauphin Island Sea Lab

Notes: No pre- or post-cruise information available, only mooring log.

Location:

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

Boundaries
North: 30.5 South: 30.25 West: -88.05 East: -87.95

Platform(s):


Deborah B

Publications

Portals/Viewers

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Mooring tripod --- Ground Truthing
Loran-C --- Navigation
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1990-051-FA-OM-001 ( mooring data)