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Field Activity Details for field activity 1991-058-FA

Other ID: V-2-91-CP; 91-AV-19-2, V291CP

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): James Hein

Affiliate Investigator(s): Jim Hein

Information Specialist(s): Matthew Arsenault

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: recover moorings and collect dredge samples


Start Port/Location: unknown

End Port/Location: unknown

Start Date: 1991-05-06

End Date: 1991-05-31

Equipment Used: Bottom platform, Other, Dredge

Information to be Derived: see below

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: physical data holdings at PCMSC: Moorings recovered: 2 (#356 and 357 deployed FA 90039 FARNELLA Sep. 29 - Oct. 12, 1990).


Affiliate Staff:

Notes: This was a west coast cruise that recovered 2 moorings from Karin Ridge along with many other activities and Russian agency personnel.
Platform: Vinogradov


Johnston Island, Hilo, Hawaii, United States, North America, North Pacific;

North: 22.75 South: 10.25 West: -179.75 East: -153.25


photo of Vinogradov



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom platform --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1991-058-FA-OM-001 (mooring data)
Other --- --- ---
Dredge --- Biology

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