Other ID: IB A-48-00-MA
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Scituate, Masschusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Jonathan Borden
Affiliate Investigator(s): Dan Frye - WHOI
Information Specialist(s): PARTNER
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy NOPP Tripod and Mooring with WHOI; recover USGS Tripod #593 that failed to respond in Feb. USGS divers will be utilized.
Start Date: 2000-03-28
Start Port/Location: Scituate, MA
End Date: 2000-03-29
End Port/Location: Scituate, MA
Equipment Used: DGPS, Bottom tripod
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring deployed: 1 (#615 recovered FA 00003 MARCUS HANNA May 9-10, 2000). Mooring recovered: 1 (#593 deployed FA 99009 MARCUS HANNA Sep. 22, 1999).
Staff: Jonathan Borden, Richard Rendigs
Notes: This is a joint cruise, concerning our involvement with the NOPP Acoustic Modem Project. We will also be using the time to recover our Scituate Tripod that did not respond during the Feb. turnaround. Divers will be used for this recovery. Data Curator: WHOI.
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