USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2010-049-FA

Other ID: Aquadopp performance check

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Patrick Dickhudt, Marinna Martini, Christine Sabens

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Marinna Martini

Data Type(s): Environmental Data: Current

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Verify instrumentation operation.


Start Date: 2010-06-18

Start Port/Location:

End Date: 2010-06-22

End Port/Location:

Equipment Used: ADCP

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Comparison test between RDI ADCP and Aquadopp.

Staff: Christine Sabens

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Deploy current meters in WHOI dock moon pool.
The FA number is being used to track this data as it is an engineering test.


Woods Hole, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 41.52427 South: 41.52207 West: -70.6719 East: -70.66973


photo of WHOI dock
WHOI dock



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
ADCP --- Current