USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1998-038-FA

Other ID: P-2-98-MB

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: Davenport, Monterey Bay, California, United States, North America, North Pacific;

Principal Investigator(s): William J. Strahle

Affiliate Investigator(s): Dr. Marlene Noble, USGS

Information Specialist(s): PARTNER

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover tripod and surface mooring #527 and 528.


Start Date: 1998-08-17

Start Port/Location: Moss Landing, CA

End Date: 1998-08-24

End Port/Location: Moss Landing, CA

Equipment Used: Bottom tripod

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings recovered: 2 (#527 and 528 deployed FA 98023 POINT SUR Apr. 1-3, 1998).

Staff: William J. Strahle

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: This pre-cruise report is generated solely for the purpose of authorizing overtime for the mobilization of the cruise. No Woods Hole personnel will be on the cruise. Original Center People field contained: William Strahle - mobilization and transportation.

Location Map:


photo of Point Sur
Point Sur


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1998-038-FA-OM-001 ( mooring data)