USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1992-029-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic,

Principal Investigator(s): Marinna Martini

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover damaged mooring #389 using WHOI divers.


Start Date: 1992-03-02

Start Port/Location: Boston, MA

End Date: 1992-03-04

End Port/Location: Boston, MA

Equipment Used: Bottom tripod

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring recovered: 1 (#389 deployed FA 91036 WHITE HEATH Nov. 16-17, 1991). Heavily damaged; used WHOI divers.


Affiliate Staff:
WHOI divers

Notes: Prepared from mooring log; no field activity documentation available.

Location Map:


photo of White Heath
White Heath


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1992-029-FA-OM-001 ( Western Mass Bay mooring data)