USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2000-066-FA

Other ID: IB A-66-00-MY

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: Boston Harbor, Scituate, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

Principal Investigator(s): Marinna Martini

Affiliate Investigator(s): WHOI

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Repair telemetry equipment. Recover tripod at Boston site. Check tripod at mooring at Scituate site.


Start Date: 2000-08-18

Start Port/Location: Scituate, MA

End Date: 2000-08-18

End Port/Location: Scituate, MA

Equipment Used: Mooring tripod, DGPS, Bottom tripod

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring recovered: 1 (#629 deployed FA 00062 CHRISTOPHER ANDREW Jul. 19, 2000).

Staff: Marinna Martini

Affiliate Staff:
Jonathan Ware
Glenn McDonald

Notes: Mooring number 629 was recovered.
Project = NOPP Telemetry, NOPP Telemetry

Location Map:


photo of Christopher Andrew
Christopher Andrew


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Mooring tripod --- Ground Truthing
DGPS --- Navigation
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
2000-066-FA-OM-001 ( Western Mass BAy mooring data)