USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1991-045-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: Recover moorings #367 in lower Mobile Bay and #368 in upper Mobile Bay, Alabama.

Vehicle(s):

Start Date: 1991-03-16

Start Port/Location:

End Date: 1991-03-16

End Port/Location:

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

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings recovered: 2 (#367, deployed FA 91002, DEBORAH B Jan. 22-23, 1991, and #368 deployed FA 91057 DEBORAH B Feb. 11, 1991).

Staff:

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: No field activity reports; information derived from mooring log.

Location:

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

Boundaries
North: 30.3 South: 30.2 West: -88 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)
1991-045-FA-OM-001 ( mooring data)