Other ID: OC320
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Gulf of Maine, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
Principal Investigator(s): Richard Signell
Affiliate Investigator(s): Neal Pettigrew - U. Maine, Orono
Information Specialist(s): Frances Lightsom
Data Type(s): Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy 4 USGS and 3 U. Maine moorings in the Gulf of Maine.
Start Date: 1998-03-30
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 1998-04-03
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: Bottom tripod
Information to be Derived: Time series data;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 44 CTD stations were also occupied due to a strong river discharge event during the cruise. See web page for station and mooring locations, maps, photos, CTD survey info and more. Moorings deployed: 7 (#520 and 521, both recovered FA 98062 OCEANUS 328-2A, Aug. 6-17,1998; #522, 523, 524 and 525, all recovered FA 98036 OCEANUS 328-1, Aug. 4-6, 1998; and #526 recovered Jul. 6, 1998, no recovery information).
Staff: Marinna Martini, Richard Signell
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Rich Signell, co-chief scientist; Marinna Martini, operations chief.