USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1993-033-FA

Other ID: none

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): Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover tide gauge (mooring #418) and redeploy (mooring #419) by hand at McKown Pt., Boothbay Harbor, Maine.


Start Date: 1993-04-02

Start Port/Location: McKown Point, Boothbay Harbor, ME

End Date: 1993-04-02

End Port/Location: McKown Point, Boothbay Harbor, ME

Equipment Used: Bottom tripod

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Tide gauge recovered and deployed by hand on a piling, USCG station, McKown Pt., Boothbay Harbor, ME. Mooring recovered: 1 (#418, deployed by hand FA 93032 Apr. 1, 1993). Mooring deployed: 1 (#419, recovered by hand FA 93034 Jul. 7, 1993).


Affiliate Staff:



McKown Point, Boothbay Harbor, Maine, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 43.85 South: 43.8 West: -69.65 East: -69.6


photo of Piling



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1993-033-FA-OM-001 ( ECOHAB I mooring data)