USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1996-019-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic,

Principal Investigator(s): William J. Strahle

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover mooring #464 and rest of ADCP tripod #463.


Start Date: 1996-02-01

Start Port/Location: Boston, MA

End Date: 1996-02-01

End Port/Location: Boston, MA

Equipment Used: Bottom tripod

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings recovered: 2 (#464 deployed FA 95039 WHITE HEATH Dec. 19, 1995, and #463 rest of recovery, deployed FA 95038 WHITE HEATH Sep. 26-27, 1995).

Staff: Marinna Martini, William J. Strahle

Affiliate Staff:


Location Map:


photo of White Heath
White Heath


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1996-019-FA-OM-001 ( Western Mass Bay mooring data)