USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1995-030-FA

Other ID: M-2-95-MB, AR-95-02

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Marinna Martini

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover subsurface mooring #444 at Site F, Monterey Canyon.


Start Date: 1995-05-09

Start Port/Location:

End Date: 1995-05-21

End Port/Location:

Equipment Used: Bottom tripod

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring recovered: 1 (#444 deployed FA 94016 SPROUL Aug. 17-21, 1994). Mooring deployed: 1 (#458 recovered FA 96029 MCGAW Aug. 15-18, 1996).

Staff: Marinna Martini

Affiliate Staff:
Mark Pickett
Terry Jackson - MBNMS

Notes: This was an MBNMS/Menlo Park cruise with many experiments and personnel involved.


Monterey Canyon, Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary, California, United States, North America, North Pacific;

North: 37.8 South: 36 West: -122.6 East: -121.5


photo of Mcarthur



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1995-030-FA-OM-001 ( mooring data)
1995-030-FA-OM-002 ( mooring data)