USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2004-062-FA

Other ID: Y-4-04-SC

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: Palos Verdes Shelf, Los Angeles, California, United States, North America, North Pacific,

Principal Investigator(s): Marinna Martini

Affiliate Investigator(s): Joanne Ferreira, Menlo Park

Information Specialist(s):

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy moorings #764 at site B6 and #765 at site B6.5 in Palos Verdes Shelf area.


Start Date: 2004-04-08

Start Port/Location: Palos Verdes, CA

End Date: 2004-04-08

End Port/Location: Palos Verdes, CA

Equipment Used: Bottom tripod

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings deployed: 2 (#764 and 765, recovered FA 04059 SPROUL Jun. 9-11, 2004).


Affiliate Staff:
USGS-Menlo Park: Joanne Ferreira (ch. sci.)
David Gonzales
Harold Williams

Notes: This is a Menlo Park cruise with no WHSC personnel aboard.
Project = EPA Palos Verdes, EPA Palos Verdes

Location Map:


photo of Yellowfin


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
2004-062-FA-OM-001 ( mooring data)