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Field Activity Details for field activity 1992-036-FA

Other ID: none

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): Visual Identification: Ground Truthing

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover 3 tethered surface moorings (#403, 404 and 406) on Palos Verdes Shelf, Sites A, B and D.


Start Port/Location:

End Port/Location:

Start Date: 1992-09-26

End Date: 1992-10-01

Equipment Used: Mooring tripod

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings recovered: 3 (#403, 404 and 406, all deployed FA 92033 VICKERS Jul. 8-11, 1992).

Staff: William J. Strahle

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: No field activity reports; information derived from mooring log.


Palos Verdes Shelf, California, United States, North America, North Pacific;

North: 33.75 South: 33.6 West: -118.4 East: -118.35


photo of Robert Gordon Sproul
Robert Gordon Sproul



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Mooring tripod --- Ground Truthing

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