Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Delaware Bay, Cape May, offshore New Jersey, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Jonathan Borden
Affiliate Investigator(s): Jim Moum, OSU
Information Specialist(s): PARTNER
Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover lost moorings (not USGS).
Start Date: 2006-09-20
Start Port/Location: UConn, Groton, CT
End Date: 2006-09-24
End Port/Location: WHOI, Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: ROV
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Training exercise to learn techniques relevant to using a Benthos Stingray ROV in the recovery of moorings and tripods.
Staff: Jonathan Borden, Robert Barton
Notes: Riding along as observer to gain experience in using an ROV in tripod/mooring recoveries. Original Center People field contained: Jonathan Borden, Mooring Tech; Robert Barton, Driver.