USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2001-009-FA

Other ID: IB M-9-01-GM

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Marinna Martini

Affiliate Investigator(s): BRD: Florida Caribbean Science Center; GD: CMP Menlo Park

Information Specialist(s): Christopher Sherwood

Data Type(s): Environmental Data: Current, Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: ADCP survey, biological survey.

Vehicle(s):

Start Date: 2001-05-04

Start Port/Location: Biloxi, MS

End Date: 2001-05-12

End Port/Location: Biloxi, MS

Equipment Used: ROV, Mooring tripod, ADCP, Bottom tripod

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring deployed and recovered: 1 (#641).

Staff: Jonathan Borden, Marinna Martini, Joseph S. Newell

Affiliate Staff:
BRD-Florida Caribbean Science Center: Dennis
Sulak
Edwards
Randall
Berg
Bennett
Stevens; GD-Menlo Park: Jessie Lacy; HBOI: ROV operator

Notes: Original Center People field contained: Marinna Martini on cruise, Jonathan Borden for mobilization at Biloxi, Joe Newell shipping.

Location:

Pinnacles, Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

Boundaries
North: 29.64032 South: 29.43298 West: -87.594 East: -87.05097

Platform(s):

photo of Tommy Munro
Tommy Munro

Publications

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
ROV --- Photo
Video
Biology
Geology
Mooring tripod --- Ground Truthing
ADCP --- Current
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
2001-009-FA-OM-001-01 ( Mooring data)