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Field Activity Details for field activity 1999-010-FA

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Other ID: S-10-99-SC

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Jonathan Borden

Affiliate Investigator(s): Marlene Noble

Information Specialist(s): Frances Lightsom

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover moorings #545 subsurface, #546 surface, #547 subsurface, #548 surface, #549 subsurface. Recover tripods #544 and 550.


Start Port/Location: San Diego, CA

End Port/Location: San Diego, CA

Start Date: 1999-04-01

End Date: 1999-04-03

Equipment Used: GEOPROBE, DGPS

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings recovered: 7 (#544, 545, 546, 547, 548, 549 and 550 all deployed SPROUL FA 98048 Dec. 3-6, 1998).

Staff: Jonathan Borden, Joseph S. Newell, Richard Rendigs

Affiliate Staff:
From USGS Menlo Park: Marlene Noble
Joanne Thede Ferreira
David Gonzales. Marla Stone - Naval Post-graduate School

Notes: Post activity report by Jonathan Borden 10/12/1999. Original Center People field contained: At sea recovery: Jonathan Borden, Richard Rendigs. Shore side support: Joseph Newell (shipping).


Santa Monica Bay, California, United States, North America, North Pacific;

North: 33.95 South: 33.9 West: -118.55 East: -118.45


photo of Robert Gordon Sproul
Robert Gordon Sproul



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
GEOPROBE --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
1999-010-FA-OM-001 (mooring data)
DGPS --- Navigation

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