USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2002-056-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: 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: Repair telemetry on B-buoy and redeploy mooring #693A.


Start Date: 2002-09-19

Start Port/Location: Scituate, MA

End Date: 2002-09-19

End Port/Location: Scituate, MA

Equipment Used: DGPS, Current

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring recovered, repaired: 1 (#693 deployed FA 02048 CHRISTOPHER ANDREW Jun. 20, 2002). Mooring redeployed: 1 (#693A recovered FA 02046 MARCUS HANNA Oct. 22-25, 2002).

Staff: Sandy Baldwin, Marinna Martini

Affiliate Staff:
Jonathan Ware
acoustics engineer

Project = Low Cost Telemetry Project, Low Cost Telemetry Project

Location Map:


photo of Christopher Andrew
Christopher Andrew


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
DGPS --- Navigation
Current --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
2002-056-FA-OM-001 ( Western Mass Bay mooring data)