Other ID: OC306
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Great South Channel, Georges Bank, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): William J. Strahle
Affiliate Investigator(s): Ronald Schlitz - NMFS-NOAA
Data Type(s): Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Replace buoys #482, 483 and 484 whose towers had been removed by vandals.
Start Date: 1997-06-19
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 1997-06-22
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: Bottom tripod
Information to be Derived: Time series data;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings recovered and repaired: 3 (#482, 483 and 484, deployed FA 97008 OCEANUS OC296 Jan. 12-17, 1997). Moorings deployed: 4 (#482A, 483A and 484A, final recovery FA 97039 OCEANUS Aug. 16-27, 1997; and #494A deployed FA 97008, no recovery information, redeployed this cruise FA 97034, no final recovery information).
Staff: Eric Haase, Marinna Martini, Joseph S. Newell, Richard Rendigs, William J. Strahle, Michael Taylor
Notes: Project = GLOBEC, GLOBEC