Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Scituate, Boston Harbor, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Marinna Martini
Affiliate Investigator(s): Jonathan Ware, WHOI
Information Specialist(s): Frances Lightsom
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy telemetry mooring and tripods #687 and 688 off Scituate.
Start Date: 2002-04-08
Start Port/Location: Scituate, MA
End Date: 2002-04-08
End Port/Location: Scituate, MA
Equipment Used: DGPS, Current
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Equipment successfully deployed at two stations. Moorings deployed: 2 (#687 recovered FA 02046 MARCUS HANNA Oct. 22-26, 2002, and 688 recovered FA 02064 CHRISTOPHER ANDREW Apr. 23, 2002).
Staff: Jonathan Borden, Marinna Martini
Notes: These are mooring numbers 687 and 688. Original Center People field contained: Jonathan Borden, Marinna Martini: at sea.
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