USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1991-002-FA

Other ID: DEBB91-1

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

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

Principal Investigator(s): William J. Strahle

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy EIMP mooring #366 in upper Mobile Bay and EIMP mooring #367 in lower Mobile Bay.

Vehicle(s):

Start Date: 1991-01-22

Start Port/Location:

End Date: 1991-01-23

End Port/Location:

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

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings deployed: 2 (#366, recovered FA 91059 , Feb. 18, 1991, and #367, recovered FA 91045 DEBORAH B Mar. 16, 1991).

Staff:

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Information derived from mooring log and schedule; no field activity report found.

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
Grab sampler --- Biology
Geology
1991-002-FA-SC-001 ( samples)
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1991-002-FA-OM-001 ( mooring data)