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Field Activity Details for field activity 1992-039-FA

Other ID: S-39-92-SC, S3992SC

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): Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover tethered surface mooring #405 in the Palos Verdes Shelf area, Site C. Deploy tethered surface buoys #409, 410, 411 and 412 at Sites A, B, C and D.


Start Port/Location:

End Port/Location:

Start Date: 1992-12-09

End Date: 1992-12-10

Equipment Used: Bottom platform

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings recovered: 1 (#405, deployed FA 92033 VICKERS Jul. 8-11, 1992). Moorings deployed: 4 (#409, 410, 411 and 412, all recovered FA 93005 SPROUL Mar. 27 - Apr. 2, 1993).

Staff: Barbara A. Seekins, William J. Strahle

Affiliate Staff:

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


Palos Verdes Shelf, Los Angeles, California, United States, North America, North Pacific,

North: 33.75 South: 33 West: -118.4 East: -118.3


photo of Robert Gordon Sproul
Robert Gordon Sproul



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom platform --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1992-039-FA-OM-001 (mooring data)

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