Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
Principal Investigator(s): William J. Strahle
Data Type(s): Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy mooring #402 near LNB Buoy, Massachusetts Bay.
Start Date: 1992-06-15
Start Port/Location: Boston, MA
End Date: 1992-06-16
End Port/Location: Boston, MA
Equipment Used: Bottom tripod
Information to be Derived: Time series data; Suspended sediment concentrations;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings deployed: 1 (#402 recovered FA 92026 WHITE HEATH Oct. 20, 1992).
Staff: William J. Strahle
Notes: Information derived from mooring log.
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