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Field Activity Details for field activity 1998-023-FA

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Other ID: P-1-98-MB

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): William J. Strahle

Affiliate Investigator(s): Dr. Marlene Noble - PMG

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover and redeploy moorings in support of El Nino program.


Start Port/Location: Moss Landing, CA

End Port/Location: Moss Landing, CA

Start Date: 1998-04-01

End Date: 1998-04-03

Equipment Used: Bottom platform

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings deployed: 2 (#527 and 528 recovered FA 98038 POINT SUR Aug. 17-24, 1998). Moorings recovered: 2 (#505 and 506 both deployed FA 97053 MCARTHUR Sep. 3-6, 1997).

Staff: Richard Rendigs, William J. Strahle

Affiliate Staff:
Dr. Marlene Noble
George Tate - PMG; Marla Stone - Navy Post-Grad School



Davenport, Monterey, California, United States, North America, North Pacific;

North: 37 South: 36.95 West: -122.25 East: -122.2


photo of Point Sur
Point Sur



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom platform --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1998-023-FA-OM-001 (mooring data)

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