Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Buzzards Bay, Cape Cod, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;,
Principal Investigator(s): Bradford Butman, Neil Kamal Ganju
Information Specialist(s): Bradford Butman
Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover mooring 914 in Buzzards Bay (41 31.8522 N, 70 48.6134 W; 16 m); Recover Buzzards Bay Environmental Quality Sampling Team(BEQUEST) mooring offshore of West Falmouth (41 36.4N ; 70 40.5 W; 38'). BEQUEST mooring requires divers.
Start Date: 2011-09-28
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 2011-09-28
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: Digital camera, Bottom tripod
Information to be Derived: Time series data;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Depart WHOI dock ~9:00 EDT 9/28/2011; Recover USGS mooring 914 at ~ 09:42 EDT; Divers (Baldwin, Worley) in water at BEQUEST mooring site ~ 10:36 EDT; Divers out of water ~ 10:56 EDT; BEQUEST mooring on deck ~ 11:07 EDT; Arrive WHOI dock ~ 11:45 EDT; Offload equipment.
Staff: Sandy Baldwin, Jonathan Borden, Michael Casso, Charles Worley
Notes: Sunny day; easterly wind.