Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
Principal Investigator(s): Jonathan Borden
Information Specialist(s): Frances Lightsom
Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Dive for remains of collapsed mooring 787. Inspect tripod 786 and mooring 788 to determine their status after the northeast storm of 5/25/05.
Start Date: 2005-06-02
Start Port/Location: Boston, MA
End Date: 2005-06-03
End Port/Location: Boston, MA
Equipment Used: Digital camera, DGPS, Bottom tripod
Information to be Derived: Time series data;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Bottom instruments (seacat, VMCM and Honjo) of mooring 787 successfully recovered. Divers report tripod is upright. Subsurface mooring 788 releases report that the mooring is upright.
Staff: Dann Blackwood, Jonathan Borden, Michael Casso, Richard Rendigs, Stephen Ruane
Notes: Project = Massachuestts Bay Long-Term, Massachuestts Bay Long-Term