Other ID: Moorings 919-933
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Funding Program(s): Hurricane Sandy - Linking Coastal Processes and Vulnerability – Fire Island Regional Study (AE03FJ6)
Principal Investigator(s): John Warner
Information Specialist(s): Brandy Armstrong
Data Type(s): Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography), Sonar: Single Beam, Sampling: Geology, Sampling: Biology, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Imagery: Video, Imagery: Photo, Environmental Data: Temperature, Environmental Data: CTD
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Sett buoys and tripods, moorings 919-933
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Start Date: 2012-01-23
End Date: 2012-01-26
Equipment Used: Mooring tripod, Bottom platform, Digital camera, Echosounder, HYPACK, SeaBOSS, Current, Pressure, Temperature and salinity, Turbidity, DGPS
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 6 buoys and 9 tripods were deployed in two round trips to the experiment site. SEABOSS sampling and video were performed.
Staff: Charles Worley, Jeffrey Obelcz, Ellyn Montgomery, Marinna Martini, Jeffrey List, Jonathan Borden, Sandy Baldwin, Brandy Armstrong
Notes: Project = Long Island Barrier Island,
Fire Island, NY
Armstrong, B.N., Warner, J.C., List, J.H., Martini, M.A., and Montgomery, E., 2015, Coastal Change Processes Project Data Report for Oceanographic Observations Near Fire Island, January-April 2012: doi: 10.3133/ofr20141159.
Warner, J.C., List, J.H., Schwab, W.C., Voulgaris, G., Armstrong, B., Marshall, N, 2014, Inner-shelf circulation and sediment dynamics on a series of shoreface connected ridges offshore of Fire Island, NY: Ocean Dynamics, v. 64 no. 12, doi: 10.1007/s10236-014-0781-y.