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Field Activity Details for field activity 1991-002-FA

Other ID: DEBB91-1

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): William J. Strahle

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy EIMP mooring #366 in upper Mobile Bay and EIMP mooring #367 in lower Mobile Bay.


Start Port/Location:

End Port/Location:

Start Date: 1991-01-22

End Date: 1991-01-23

Equipment Used: Loran-C, Grab sampler, Bottom platform

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings deployed: 2 (#366, recovered FA 91059 , Feb. 18, 1991, and #367, recovered FA 91045 DEBORAH B Mar. 16, 1991).


Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Information derived from mooring log and schedule; no field activity report found.


Mobile Bay, Alabama, Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 30.5 South: 30.45 West: -88.05 East: -87.95


Deborah B



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Loran-C --- Navigation
Grab sampler --- Biology
1991-002-FA-SC-001 ( samples)
Bottom platform --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1991-002-FA-OM-001 (mooring data)

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