USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1995-039-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

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

Principal Investigator(s): Marinna Martini

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy tripod mooring #464, occupation 19 Dec., 1995 - 13 Feb., 1996.


Start Date: 1995-12-19

Start Port/Location: Boston, MA

End Date: 1995-12-19

End Port/Location: Boston, MA

Equipment Used: GPS (wh), Bottom tripod

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring deployed: 1 (#464 recovered FA 96019 WHITE HEATH Feb. 1, 1996).

Staff: Marinna Martini, Joseph S. Newell

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Original Center People field contained: Marinna Martini, Joseph Newell - deploy instrumentation.
Project = Boston Harbor and Massachusetts Bay Long-Term Monitoring, Boston Harbor and Massachusetts Bay Long-Term Monitoring

Location Map:


photo of White Heath
White Heath


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
GPS (wh) --- Navigation
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1995-039-FA-OM-001 ( Western Mass Bay mooring data)