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Field Activity Details for field activity 1991-006-FA

Other ID: MNRO91-1,M-1A-91-GM

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): William J. Strahle, Marlene Noble

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

Vehicle(s):

Start Port/Location: Biloxi, MS

End Port/Location: Biloxi, MS

Start Date: 1991-05-08

End Date: 1991-05-08

Equipment Used: Loran-C, Bottom platform, navigation

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring recovered: 1 (#365, deployed FA 90050 TOMMY MUNRO Dec. 12, 1990).

Staff: William J. Strahle, Marinna Martini

Affiliate Staff:
Dauphin Island Sea Lab: A. Gunter (deckhand)
J. Busby (deckhand)
R. Schreiber (deckhand)
A. Gunter (Dauphin Island Sea Lab) - Deckhand
J. Busby (Dauphin Island Sea Lab) - Deckhand
R. Schreiber (Dauphin Island Sea Lab) - Deckhand
L. Ladnier (Gulf Coast Research Center) - Captain
L. Ladnier (Gulf Coast Research Center) - Captain
A. Gunter (Dauphin Sea Lab) - Deck Hand
H. Sarvis (Dauphin Sea Lab) - Deck Hand

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

Staff information imported from InfoBank
Bill Strahle (USGS Woods Hole) - Chief Scientist
Marlene Noble (USGS Western Region) - Chief Scientist
A. Gunter (Dauphin Island Sea Lab) - Deckhand
J. Busby (Dauphin Island Sea Lab) - Deckhand
R. Schreiber (Dauphin Island Sea Lab) - Deckhand
L. Ladnier (Gulf Coast Research Center) - Captain


Staff information imported from InfoBank
Bill Strahle (USGS Woods Hole) - Chief Scientist
L. Ladnier (Gulf Coast Research Center) - Captain
Marinna Martini (USGS Woods Hole) - Deck Hand
A. Gunter (Dauphin Sea Lab) - Deck Hand
H. Sarvis (Dauphin Sea Lab) - Deck Hand

Location:

Gulf Mexico

Boundaries
North: 29.96424217 South: 29.95112524 West: -88.18095425 East: -88.1657622

Platform(s):

photo of Tommy Munro
Tommy Munro

Publications

Portals/Viewers

Documents associated with this activity

Title Survey Equipment Description
Cruise report (document not focused on specific equipment) Chief Scientist's cruise report including personnel, purpose, tabulated information,

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Loran-C --- Navigation
Bottom platform --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1991-006-FA-OM-001 (mooring data)
navigation --- Navigation

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