Other ID: S-R3-08-SC
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Palos Verdes, Hueneme Canyon, Mugu Canyon, Los Angeles, California, United States, North America, North Pacific;
Principal Investigator(s): Christopher Sherwood
Information Specialist(s): PARTNER, Christopher Sherwood
Data Type(s): Environmental Data: CTD, Imagery: Photo, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Chemistry, Sampling: Geology, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover Palos Verdes moorings and tripods. Recover Hueneme Canyon moorings.
Start Date: 2008-04-01
Start Port/Location: Scripps Marine Facility, San Diego, CA
End Date: 2008-04-11
End Port/Location: Scripps Marine Facility, San Diego, CA
Equipment Used: GPS (wh), CTD, Digital camera, Grab sampler, Water sampler, Bottom tripod
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Recovered all PV moorings except: B3 Geoprobe (842), which had already been recovered; B1 tophat (851), recovered on cruise 08015. B6 Geoprobe (846) recovered on 4/11/08 with ROV from R/V SEA WATCH. Also recovered Hueneme Canyon moorings (838 and 839) for USGS-Menlo Park.
Staff: Brandy Armstrong, Jonathan Borden, Benedicte Ferre, Marinna Martini, Richard Rendigs, Christopher Sherwood
Notes: Original Center People field contained: C. Sherwood, co-chief scientist; B. Ferre, scientist; J. Borden, tech.; R. Rendigs, tech.; Marinna Martini, engineer; B. Armstrong, tech. Data Curator: Kurt Rosenberger.
Rendigs, R.R., Anderson, Roger Y., Xu, Jingping, Davis, Raymond E., and Bergeron, Emile, 2009, The Partition Intervalometer; a programmable underwater timer for marking accumulated sediment profiles collected in Anderson sediment traps; development, operation, testing procedures, and field results: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1101, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1101/.
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.