USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1993-004-FA

Other ID: 93-1

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Richard Signell

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Environmental Data: CTD, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy 3 moorings (Stations MC, MP, CP), conduct CTD casts, and collect red tide samples.


Start Date: 1993-03-19

Start Port/Location: Boothbay Harbor, ME

End Date: 1993-03-20

End Port/Location: Boothbay Harbor, ME

Equipment Used: CTD, Bottom tripod

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings deployed: 3 (#415, 416, and 417, all recovered ARGO MAINE FA 93013 Jul. 8-9, 1993). CTD casts: 7. Nutrient and Red Tide samples: 4.

Staff: Joseph S. Newell, Carol M. Parmenter, Richard Rendigs, Richard Signell, William J. Strahle

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Project = western Gulf of Maine, western Gulf of Maine


Monhegan, Cape Porpoise, western Gulf of Maine, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 43.65 South: 43.3 West: -70.3 East: -69.25


photo of Argo Maine
Argo Maine



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1993-004-FA-OM-001 ( ECOHAB I Mooring data)