USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2002-019-FA

Other ID: S-1-02-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

Information Specialist(s): Frances Lightsom

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy moorings #668, 669, 670, 671, 672, 673, 674, 675, 676, 677, 678 and 679 off Huntington Beach.


Start Date: 2002-01-15

Start Port/Location: San Diego, CA

End Date: 2002-01-18

End Port/Location: San Diego, CA

Equipment Used: DGPS, Current

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings deployed: 12 (#668, 669, 670, 671, 672, 673, 674, 675, 676, 677, 678 and 679, all recovered FA 02042 SPROUL May 14-16, 2002).

Staff: Marinna Martini

Affiliate Staff:
USGS-Menlo Park: Marlene Noble
Joanne Ferreira
David Gonzales
Harold Williams
Kevin O'Toole; Naval Post Graduate School: Rosenfeld
Marla Stone

Notes: Moorings 668-679.


off Huntington Beach, southern California, United States, North America, North Pacific;

North: 33.64515 South: 33.55073 West: -118.057 East: -117.90313


photo of Robert Gordon Sproul
Robert Gordon Sproul



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
DGPS --- Navigation
Current --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
2002-019-FA-OM-001 ( mooring data)