Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): William J. Strahle
Affiliate Investigator(s): Rob Thieler - Duke
Information Specialist(s): Marinna Martini
Data Type(s): Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover tripod #467, 3 buoys.
Start Date: 1996-05-20
Start Port/Location: Wilmington, NC
End Date: 1996-05-21
End Port/Location: Wilmington, NC
Equipment Used: Bottom tripod
Information to be Derived: Time series data;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring recovered: 1 (#467 deployed FA 96009 DAN MOORE Mar. 5, 1996).
Staff: Marinna Martini, Joseph S. Newell, William J. Strahle
Gutierrez, B.T., Voulgaris, G., and Thieler, E. R., 2005, Exploring the persistence of sorted bedforms on the inner-shelf of Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina: Continental Shelf Research, v. 25 no. 1, doi: 10.1016/j.csr.2004.07.027.
Murray, A.B., and Thieler, E. R., 2004, A new hypothesis and exploratory model for the formation of large-scale inner-shelf sediment sorting and "rippled scour depressions": Continental Shelf Research, v. 24 no. 3, doi: 10.1016/j.csr.2003.11.001.
Thieler, E.R., Schwab, W.C., and Cacchione, D.A., 1998, Wave and current measurements in a cross-shore scour depression on the shoreface off Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina [abs.]: , Eos, Transactions, American Geophysical Union.