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Field Activity Details for field activity 1999-004-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): Ron Schlitz - NMFS

Information Specialist(s): Frances Lightsom

Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recovery of mooring numbers 555-567. Instruments downloaded and maintained. Tripods and moorings re-deployed at locations to the west of the previous 7 sites. New sites occupy mooring numbers 573-590.


Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

Start Date: 1999-06-14

End Date: 1999-06-23

Equipment Used: ROV, Bottom platform

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings recovered: 13 (#555, 556, 557, 558, 559, 560, 561, 562, 563, 564, 565, 566 and 567, all deployed FA 99003 OCEANUS OC339 Mar. 17-25, 1999). Moorings deployed: 17 (#573, 574, 575, 576, 577, 578, 579, 581, 582, 583, 584, 585, 586, 587, 588 and 589, all recovered FA 99005 OCEANUS OC347 Aug. 25-31, 1999; and #580, unrecovered).

Staff: Robert Barton, Jonathan Borden, Jessica M. Cote, Jason Hyatt, Marinna Martini, Joseph S. Newell

Affiliate Staff:
Brian Guest - WHOI

Notes: Original Center People field contained: At sea crew: Jonathan Borden, Marinna Martini, Jessica Cote, Jason Hyatt; Mobilization support: Robert Barton, Joseph Newell. Original Submitted By field contained: Marinna Martini; edited by Jessica M. Cote.
Project = Globec III, Globec III


Georges Bank, United States, North America, North Atlantic,

North: 41.20758836 South: 40.99763556 West: -67.48547626 East: -67.18566743


photo of Edwin Link
Edwin Link



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
ROV --- Photo
Bottom platform --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1999-004-FA-OM-001 (Globec mooring data)

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