Other ID: PASTA Legs 2-3
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Chienti River, Pescara, Adriatic Sea, Italy, Mediterranean Sea, Europe, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Christopher Sherwood
Affiliate Investigator(s): Chuck Nittrouer, University of Washington
Data Type(s): Environmental Data: CTD, Environmental Data: Temperature, Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover EuroSTRATAFORM moorings and tripods; perform sidescan-sonar surveys.
Start Date: 2003-05-26
Start Port/Location: Ravenna, Italy
End Date: 2003-06-03
End Port/Location: Ravenna, Italy
Equipment Used: Video camera - deep sea, Temperature and salinity, Pressure, Turbidity, Digital camera, Current
Information to be Derived: Time series data; Samples and chemical analysis; Suspended sediment concentrations; Sea floor map;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Recovered Moorings: 3 (#711, 712, and 713 all deployed FA 03011 SEWARD JOHNSON II Feb. 11-22, 2003). Sidescan sonar: These data returned to USGS-Woods Hole for processing.
Staff: Richard Rendigs, Christopher Sherwood, Charles Worley
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Christopher Sherwood, Scientist; Richard Rendigs, Diver; Charles Worley, Diver and Sidescan operator.