USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2004-056-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Marinna Martini

Affiliate Investigator(s): Jingping Xu, USGS CMG-Menlo Park

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy 5 micropod and minipod moorings (#735, 736, 737, 738, 739) at the Santa Clara River, CA.


Start Date: 2004-01-22

Start Port/Location: Ventura, CA

End Date: 2004-01-22

End Port/Location: Ventura, CA

Equipment Used: Bottom tripod

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings deployed: 5 (#735, 736, 738 and 739 recovered FA 04057 YELLOW FIN Mar. 8-13, 2004; #736 and 739 were buried, required divers; #737 washed ashore Feb. 26, 2004, recovered by tow truck).


Affiliate Staff:
Jingping Xu
David Gonzales
Joanne Ferreira
Hal Williams

Notes: Menlo Park cruise; no WHSC personnel aboard.


Ventura Harbor Boatyard, Santa Clara River, California, United States, North America, North Pacific;

North: 34.25 South: 34.2 West: -119.3 East: -119.25


photo of Sea Watch
Sea Watch



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)