Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
Principal Investigator(s): Bradford Butman
Affiliate Investigator(s): Steve Anderson, Rick Trask, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Information Specialist(s): Bradford Butman
Data Type(s): Environmental Data: CTD, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover moorings in Stellwagen Basin for internal wave experiment. Conduct hydrographic survey.
Start Date: 1998-08-30
Start Port/Location: Portland, ME
End Date: 1998-09-03
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: SBE 9 CTD, DGPS, Bottom tripod
Information to be Derived: Time series data;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: USGS moorings recovered in Massachusetts Bay - Station A: Mooring 539 (surface buoy); Station B: Mooring 536 (surface buoy), 537 (tripod), 538 (subsurface); Station C: Mooring 533 (surface buoy), 534 (subsurface), 535 (tripod); 67 CTD casts. Moorings recovered: 7 (#533, 534, 535, 536, 537, 538 and 539 all deployed FA 98031 ARGO MAINE Aug. 3-7, 1998).
Staff: Jonathan Borden, Bradford Butman, Joseph S. Newell
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Brad Butman, Jonathan Borden; Joseph Newell (loading/unloading).