USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1994-019-FA

Other ID: 94-4

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: Stellwagen Bank, Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

Principal Investigator(s): Richard Signell

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover current meter array #432 and deploy #439 and 442 on Stellwagen Bank.


Start Date: 1994-07-06

Start Port/Location: Boston, MA

End Date: 1994-07-11

End Port/Location: Boston, MA

Equipment Used: Bottom tripod

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring recovered: 1 (#432 deployed WHITE HEATH FA 94040 Feb. 15-17, 1994). Moorings deployed: 2 (#439 recovered FA 94048 WHITE HEATH Oct. 25, 1994; #442 recovered FA 94015 WHITE HEATH Oct. 4-5, 1994).

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

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Information derived from pre-cruise report and mooring log.

Location Map:


photo of White Heath
White Heath


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1994-019-FA-OM-001 ( Western Mass Bay mooring data)
1994-019-FA-OM-002 ( Stellwagen mooring data)