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Field Activity Details for field activity 1987-053-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): John Moody

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover mooring 315 from Cat Island, Marblehead.


Start Port/Location: Marblehead, MA

End Port/Location: Marblehead, MA

Start Date: 1987-04-30

End Date: 1987-04-30

Equipment Used: Bottom platform

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring recovered: 1 (#315 deployed FA 87052 Jan. 29, 1987).

Staff: John Moody

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: No cruise report; information derived from mooring log.


Cat Island, Marblehead, Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 42.55 South: 42.5 West: -70.85 East: -70.8





Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom platform --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1987-053-FA-OM-001 (Mass Bay - West mooring data)

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