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Field Activity Details for field activity 1994-010-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Marinna Martini

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover mooring #436.


Start Port/Location: Portsmouth, NH

End Port/Location: Portsmouth, NH

Start Date: 1994-09-13

End Date: 1994-09-13

Equipment Used: GPS (wh), Bottom platform

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mooring 433 not recovered because it could not be released from its anchor with acoustic release gear. Mooring 436 recovered without incident. Mooring recovered: 1 (#436, deployed MARLIN FA 94034 Mar. 25, 1994).

Staff: VeeAnn Atnipp Cross, Peter W. Gill, Marinna Martini, Joseph S. Newell, Richard Rendigs

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Project = W. Gulf of Maine, W. Gulf of Maine


Cape Porpoise, Kennebeck, Maine, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 43.4 South: 43.35 West: -70.35 East: -70.3


photo of Gulf Challenger
Gulf Challenger



Documents associated with this activity

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

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
GPS (wh) --- Navigation
Bottom platform --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1994-010-FA-OM-001 (ECOHAB I mooring data)

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