Other ID: S-4-04-SC
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Palos Verdes Shelf, Los Angeles, California, United States, North America, North Pacific,
Principal Investigator(s): Jonathan Borden
Affiliate Investigator(s): Marlene Noble, USGS-Menlo Park
Data Type(s): Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover moorings #757, 758, 760, 764 and 765 from Palos Verdes Shelf area.
Start Date: 2004-06-09
Start Port/Location: Palos Verdes, CA
End Date: 2004-06-11
End Port/Location: Palos Verdes, CA
Equipment Used: Bottom tripod
Information to be Derived: Time series data;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings recovered: 5 (#757, 758 and 760 deployed FA 04058 SPROUL Feb. 16, 2004; #764 and 765 deployed FA 04062 YELLOWFIN Apr. 8, 2004).
Staff: Jonathan Borden
Notes: This is a Menlo Park cruise.
Noble, M.A., Rosenberger, Kurt J., Xu, Jingping, Signell, Richard P., and Steele, Alex, 2009, Connections among the spatial and temporal structures in tidal currents, internal bores, and surficial sediment distributions over the shelf off Palos Verdes, California: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2008-5094, 41 p. URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2008/5094/.
Wiberg, P.L., and Sherwood, Christopher R., 2008, Calculating wave-generated bottom orbital velocities from surface-wave parameters: Computers and Geosciences, v. 34 no. 10, doi: 10.1016/j.cageo.2008.02.010.