USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1993-003-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: Boston Harbor, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic,

Principal Investigator(s): William J. Strahle

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover remaining instruments from mooring #408.


Start Date: 1993-02-25

Start Port/Location: Boston, MA

End Date: 1993-02-26

End Port/Location: Boston, MA

Equipment Used: Bottom tripod

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring recovered partially: 1 (#408, deployed FA 92026 WHITE HEATH Oct. 20-21, 1992; partially recovered FA 93002 WHITE HEATH Feb. 17-18, 1993).


Affiliate Staff:

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

Location Map:


photo of Asterias


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1993-003-FA-OM-001 ( Western Mass Bay mooring data)