USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1997-053-FA

Other ID: M-3-97-MB; AR-97-07-3

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): William J. Strahle

Affiliate Investigator(s): Marlene Noble - Menlo Park

Information Specialist(s):

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover 4 moorings (#497, 498, 499, and 500) from Monterey Bay and deploy 3 moorings (#504, 505 and 506).


Start Date: 1997-09-03

Start Port/Location:

End Date: 1997-09-06

End Port/Location:

Equipment Used: Bottom tripod

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings recovered: 4 (#497, 498, 499, and 500 all deployed FA 97028 POINT SUR Apr. 16-18, 1997). Moorings deployed: 3 (#504 recovered Jun. 17, 1998, no recovery information; and #505 and 506, both recovered FA 98023 POINT SUR Apr. 1-3, 1998).


Affiliate Staff:
Menlo Park: Marlene Noble
Kaye Kinoshita
Holly Ryan

Notes: No personnel from Woods Hole.
Project = Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary, Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary


Monterey Bay, Santa Cruz, Davenport, California, United States, North America, North Pacific;

North: 37.25 South: 36.95 West: -122.3 East: -121.95


photo of Mcarthur



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1997-053-FA-OM-001 ( mooring data)