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Field Activity Details for field activity 1993-004-FA

Other ID: 93-1

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Richard Signell

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Environmental Data: CTD, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy 3 moorings (Stations MC, MP, CP), conduct CTD casts, and collect red tide samples.


Start Port/Location: Boothbay Harbor, ME

End Port/Location: Boothbay Harbor, ME

Start Date: 1993-03-19

End Date: 1993-03-20

Equipment Used: CTD 19+ with OBS, PAR, DO, Chl, Bottom platform

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings deployed: 3 (#415, 416, and 417, all recovered ARGO MAINE FA 93013 Jul. 8-9, 1993). CTD casts: 7. Nutrient and Red Tide samples: 4.

Staff: Joseph S. Newell, Carol M. Parmenter, Richard Rendigs, Richard Signell, William J. Strahle

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Project = western Gulf of Maine, western Gulf of Maine


Monhegan, Cape Porpoise, western Gulf of Maine, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 43.65 South: 43.3 West: -70.3 East: -69.25


photo of Argo Maine
Argo Maine



Documents associated with this activity

Title Survey Equipment Description
Cruise report (document not focused on specific equipment) Chief Scientist's cruise including personnel, and daily log which includes station location and work performed.

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
CTD 19+ with OBS, PAR, DO, Chl --- CTD
Bottom platform --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1993-004-FA-OM-001 (ECOHAB I Mooring data)

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