USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2001-050-FA

Other ID: IB S-3-01-SC

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Marinna Martini

Affiliate Investigator(s): George Robertson, Orange County Sanitation Department and Naval Postgraduate School

Information Specialist(s): Frances Lightsom

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover moorings #650-654, 656, 658 partial, and 659.


Start Date: 2001-10-11

Start Port/Location: San Diego, CA

End Date: 2001-10-13

End Port/Location: San Diego, CA

Equipment Used: Bottom tripod, DGPS

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings recovered: 10 (#650, 651, 652, 653, 654, 656, 658-partial, and 659, all deployed FA 01021 SPROUL Jun. 11-14, 2001).

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

Affiliate Staff:
USGS Menlo Park: Joanne Ferreira
Marlene Noble
David Gonzales
Harold Williams; Orange County: none on the cruise; Naval Postgraduate School: F. Bahr
L. Rosenfeld

Notes: Original Center People field contained: Field Ops: Jonathan Borden, Marinna Martini; Shipping: Joseph Newell.
Project = Huntington Beach, Huntington Beach


Huntington Beach, Orange County, Southern California, United States, North America, North Pacific;

North: 33.65 South: 33.558 West: -118.05 East: -117.92


photo of Robert Gordon Sproul
Robert Gordon Sproul



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
2001-050-FA-OM-001 ( mooring data)
DGPS --- Navigation