USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1991-006-FA

Other ID: MNRO91-1,M-1A-91-GM

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s): Mississippi-Alabama Pollution Project ()

Principal Investigator(s): William J. Strahle, William J. Strahle, Marlene Noble, William J. Strahle

Affiliate Investigator(s): Marlene Noble - USGS PMG-Menlo Park

Information Specialist(s):

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Exchange moorings

Vehicle(s):

Start Date: 1991-05-08

Start Port/Location: Biloxi, MS

End Date: 1991-05-08

End Port/Location: Biloxi, MS

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

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring recovered: 1 (#365, deployed FA 90050 TOMMY MUNRO Dec. 12, 1990).

Staff: William J. Strahle, Marinna Martini

Affiliate Staff:
Dauphin Island Sea Lab: A. Gunter (deckhand)
J. Busby (deckhand)
R. Schreiber (deckhand)
A. Gunter (Dauphin Island Sea Lab) - Deckhand
J. Busby (Dauphin Island Sea Lab) - Deckhand
R. Schreiber (Dauphin Island Sea Lab) - Deckhand
L. Ladnier (Gulf Coast Research Center) - Captain
L. Ladnier (Gulf Coast Research Center) - Captain
A. Gunter (Dauphin Sea Lab) - Deck Hand
H. Sarvis (Dauphin Sea Lab) - Deck Hand

Notes: Original Center People field contained: William Strahle (deckhand).
Project = AL-MS Circulation (Gelfenbaum - St. Pete), AL-MS Circulation (Gelfenbaum - St. Pete)

Staff information imported from InfoBank
Bill Strahle (USGS Woods Hole) - Chief Scientist
Marlene Noble (USGS Western Region) - Chief Scientist
A. Gunter (Dauphin Island Sea Lab) - Deckhand
J. Busby (Dauphin Island Sea Lab) - Deckhand
R. Schreiber (Dauphin Island Sea Lab) - Deckhand
L. Ladnier (Gulf Coast Research Center) - Captain


Staff information imported from InfoBank
Bill Strahle (USGS Woods Hole) - Chief Scientist
L. Ladnier (Gulf Coast Research Center) - Captain
Marinna Martini (USGS Woods Hole) - Deck Hand
A. Gunter (Dauphin Sea Lab) - Deck Hand
H. Sarvis (Dauphin Sea Lab) - Deck Hand

Location:

Gulf Mexico

Boundaries
North: 29.9645 South: 29.9628 West: -88.1783 East: -88.1778

Platform(s):

photo of Tommy Munro
Tommy Munro

Publications

Portals/Viewers

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Mooring tripod --- Ground Truthing
Loran-C --- Navigation
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1991-006-FA-OM-001 ( mooring data)
navigation --- Navigation