USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1994-035-FA

Other ID: 94-2

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: Boston Harbor, LNB Buoy, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

Principal Investigator(s): Marinna Martini

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Environmental Data: Current, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy tripod #438 to accompany existing moorings at site.


Start Date: 1994-04-04

Start Port/Location: Boston, MA

End Date: 1994-04-04

End Port/Location: Boston, MA

Equipment Used: GPS (wh), ADCP, Bottom tripod

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring deployed: 1 (#438, recovered WHITE HEATH FA 94022 Jun. 7-8, 1994).

Staff: Marinna Martini

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Project = Massachusetts Bay/Boston Harbor Long-term Monitoring, Massachusetts Bay/Boston Harbor Long-term Monitoring

Location Map:


photo of White Heath
White Heath


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
GPS (wh) --- Navigation
ADCP --- Current
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1994-035-FA-OM-001 ( Western Mass Bay mooring data)