USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2010-092-FA

Other ID: Chandeleur Islands

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Christopher Sherwood

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Marinna Martini

Data Type(s): Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography), Location-Elevation: Navigation

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover three buoys, four tripods, moorings 893-899.


Start Date: 2010-11-04

Start Port/Location: Biloxi, MS

End Date: 2010-11-10

End Port/Location: Biloxi, MS

Equipment Used: Current, GPS (wh)

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Recovered 4 tripods and 3 moorings.

Staff: Jonathan Borden, Patrick Dickhudt, Marinna Martini, Ellyn Montgomery, Christopher Sherwood

Affiliate Staff:



Chandeleur Islands, Gulf of Mexico, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 30.08098 South: 29.59734 West: -89.0771 East: -88.56628


photo of Tommy Munro
Tommy Munro



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Current --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
GPS (wh) --- Navigation