USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1991-052-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): Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover Mooring #385 and partially deploy Mooring #391 at Mobile Site A.

Vehicle(s):

Start Date: 1991-12-07

Start Port/Location:

End Date: 1991-12-07

End Port/Location:

Equipment Used: Bottom tripod

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring recovered: 1 (#385 deployed FA 91023 TOMMY MUNRO July 30, 1991). Mooring partially deployed: 1 (#391, remainder deployed FA 91053 VERRILL Dec. 11, 1991; recovered FA 92030 TOMMY MUNRO May 10, 1992).

Staff:

Affiliate Staff:
USGS
Dauphin Island Sea Lab

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

Location:

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

Boundaries
North: 30 South: 29.9 West: -88.1 East: -88.2

Platform(s):

photo of Tommy Munro
Tommy Munro

Publications

Portals/Viewers

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)