USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1992-031-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: Palos Verdes, California, United States, North America, North Pacific;

Principal Investigator(s): William J. Strahle

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy 2 tethered surface current meters (#398 and 399) at Palos Verdes Shelf Sites A and B.


Start Date: 1992-05-20

Start Port/Location:

End Date: 1992-05-21

End Port/Location:

Equipment Used: Bottom tripod

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings deployed: 2 (#398 and 399, both recovered FA 92033 VICKERS Jul. 8-11, 1992).

Staff: William J. Strahle

Affiliate Staff:

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

Location Map:


photo of Glorita


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1992-031-FA-OM-001 ( mooring data)