USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1994-016-FA

Other ID: S-1-94-MB

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): William J. Strahle

Affiliate Investigator(s): Marlene Noble - PMG; Leslie Rosenfeld - MBARI

Information Specialist(s):

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover current meter array and exchange single current meter mooring.


Start Date: 1994-08-17

Start Port/Location: Moss Landing, CA

End Date: 1994-08-21

End Port/Location: Moss Landing, CA

Equipment Used: Bottom tripod

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings recovered: 6 (#422, 423, 424, 425, 426, and 427 all deployed ROBERT GORDON SPROUL FA 93016 Aug. 1-4, 1993). Moorings deployed: 1 (#444 recovered FA 95030 MCARTHUR May 15-18, 1995).

Staff: Marinna Martini, Richard Rendigs, William J. Strahle

Affiliate Staff:
Marlene Noble - PMG
Leslie Rosenfeld - MBARI

Notes: This was a Menlo Park cruise.


Monterey Canyon, California, United States, North America, North Pacific;

North: 36.75 South: 36.45 West: -122.4 East: -122


photo of Robert Gordon Sproul
Robert Gordon Sproul



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1994-016-FA-OM-001 ( mooring data)