USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1996-011-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

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

Affiliate Staff:


Location Map:


photo of Dan Moore
Dan Moore


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1996-011-FA-OM-001 ( Wrightsville mooring data)