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Field Activity Details for field activity 1990-050-FA

Other ID: 90-1

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): William J. Strahle

Affiliate Investigator(s): Marlene Noble - USGS PMG-Menlo Park

Information Specialist(s):

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Exchange moorings.


Start Port/Location: Biloxi, MS

End Port/Location: Biloxi, MS

Start Date: 1990-12-12

End Date: 1990-12-12

Equipment Used: Bottom platform, Mooring tripod, Loran-C

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring deployed: 1 (#365, recovered FA 91006 TOMMY MUNRO Feb. 22, 1991) . Mooring recovered: 1 (#350, deployed FA 90024 AE VERRILL Jul. 26 and 28, 1990).

Staff: William J. Strahle

Affiliate Staff:
W. Schroeder - Dauphin Island Sea Lab
deckhand; A. Gunter - Dauphin Island Sea Lab

Notes: Original Center People field contained: William Strahle - deckhand.
Project = AL-MS Circulation (Gelfenbaum - St. Pete), AL-MS Circulation (Gelfenbaum - St. Pete)


Site A, Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 30 South: 29.95 West: -88.2 East: -88.1


photo of Tommy Munro
Tommy Munro



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Mooring tripod --- Ground Truthing
Loran-C --- Navigation
Bottom platform --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1990-050-FA-OM-001 ( mooring data)

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