Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Marinna Martini
Affiliate Investigator(s): George Voulgaris - USC; Patrick Barnard - USGS Menlo Park
Information Specialist(s): Frances Lightsom
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Turn around tripods. Replace instruments under buoys, fix buoy lights.
Start Date: 2004-01-20
Start Port/Location: Wilmington, NC
End Date: 2004-01-30
End Port/Location: Wilmington, NC
Equipment Used: Mooring tripod, DGPS, Current
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings recovered: 13 (#720, 722, 724, 726, 728, 731, 732, 733 all deployed FA 03048 DAN MOORE Oct. 27-28, 2003; #721, 723, 725, 727, 729 all deployed FA 03046 NANCY FOSTER Oct. 3-4, 2003. #730, a USC trawl-resistant bottom mount, was not located by the divers after several tries; recovered FA 04008 DAN MOORE Apr. 22-24, 2004). Moorings deployed: 13 (#740, 741, 742, 743, 744, 745, 746, 747, 748, 749, 751, 752, 753 all recovered FA 04008 DAN MOORE Apr. 22-24, 2004).
Staff: Philip Bernard, Jonathan Borden, Marinna Martini, Stephen Ruane, John Warner
Notes: Divers are being contracted separately. This field activity is associated with FA 03046, FA 03048 and FA 04008. See paper and electronic mooring logs for additional information regarding deployment and recovery dates and relationships between 720-series and 740-series moorings. Original Center People field contained: Jonathan Borden, Stephen Ruane, Marinna Martini, John Warner, Patrick Barnard (Menlo Park) in the field; Philip Bernard shipping.
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Schwab, W.C., Gayes, P.T., Morton, R.A., Driscoll, N.W., Baldwin, W.E., Barnhardt, W.A., Denny, J.F., Harris, M.S., Katuna, M.P., Putney, T.R., Voulgaris, G., Warner, J.C., and Wright, E.E., 2009, in Barnhardt, W.E., ed., Coastal change along the shore of northeastern South Carolina; the South Carolina coastal erosion study: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1206, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2008/1206/.
Sullivan, C.M., Warner, John C., Martini, Marinna A., Voulgaris, George, Work, Paul A., Haas, Kevin A., and Hanes, Daniel, 2006, South Carolina coastal erosion study data report for observations October 2003 - April 2004: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2005-1429, 2 DVD-ROMs, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2005/1429/.