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Field Activity Details for field activity 1987-054-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: Deploy mooring #316 off Cohasset in West Wilkes.


Start Port/Location: Cohasset, MA

End Port/Location: Cohasset, MA

Start Date: 1987-01-29

End Date: 1987-01-29

Equipment Used: Bottom platform

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring deployed: 1 (#316, recovered FA 87055 DEBRA-IRENE Apr. 30, 1987).

Staff: John Moody

Affiliate Staff:
Peter Hutt
C. Fortuna

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


West Wilkes, Cohasset, Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 42.25 South: 42.2 West: -70.75 East: -70.7





Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom platform --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1987-054-FA-OM-001 (Mass Bay - West mooring data)

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