Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Palos Verdes, California, United States, North America, North Pacific;
Principal Investigator(s): Marinna Martini
Affiliate Investigator(s): Pat Wiberg, U. of Virginia
Information Specialist(s): Ellyn Montgomery
Data Type(s): Environmental Data: CTD, Environmental Data: Temperature, Geochemical: Experiments, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Set moorings and tripods, mooring numbers 840-852.
Start Date: 2007-12-03
Start Port/Location: San Diego, CA
End Date: 2007-12-07
End Port/Location: San Diego, CA
Equipment Used: Gust Erosion Microcosm System (GEMS), CTD, DGPS, Temperature and salinity, Pressure, Turbidity, Corer - slow, Current
Information to be Derived: Time series data; Samples and chemical analysis; Grain size analysis; Suspended sediment concentrations;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Deployed moorings, collected CTD profiles and slow cores, and processed cores through GUST chamber.
Staff: Jonathan Borden, Marinna Martini, Richard Rendigs
Notes: Original Center People field contained: WHSC mobilization and shipboard - Jonathan Borden, Marinna Martini, Richard Rendigs.
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.