USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1994-034-FA

Other ID: 94-1

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): Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy 4 current meter arrays (#433, 434, 435 and 436) near Kennebec and Cape Porpoise, Gulf of Maine.


Start Date: 1994-03-24

Start Port/Location: Boston, MA

End Date: 1994-03-26

End Port/Location: Boston, MA

Equipment Used: Bottom tripod

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings deployed: 4 (#433, recovered ARGO MAINE FA 94013 Nov. 16, 1994; #434, recovered GULF CHALLENGER FA 94021 Aug. 1, 1994; #435 recovered GULF CHALLENGER FA 94009 Sep. 8, 1994; #436 recovered GULF CHALLENGER FA 94010 Sep. 13 1994).

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

Affiliate Staff:



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

North: 43.6575 South: 43.302 West: -70.3223 East: -69.5945





Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1994-034-FA-OM-001 ( ECOHAB mooring data)