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Field Activity Details for field activity 2000-023-FA

Other ID: IB E-23-00-GU

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Marinna Martini

Affiliate Investigator(s): Neal Pettigrew - U. Maine

Information Specialist(s): Frances Lightsom

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Set USGS moorings #616, 617 and 618 and University of Maine moorings in Casco Bay, Jordan Basin, Gulf of Maine.


Start Port/Location: Narragansett, RI

End Port/Location: Narragansett, RI

Start Date: 2000-04-06

End Date: 2000-04-10

Equipment Used: Current, DGPS

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings deployed: 3 (#616, 617 and 618 all recovered FA 00025 CAPE HATTERAS Aug. 13-16, 2000).

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

Affiliate Staff:
Craig Marquette
WHOI; Neal Pettigrew
John Wallinga
U. Maine.

Notes: There were also moorings deployed by the U. of Maine that are not in the bounding coordinates of this report. Original Center People field contained: At sea: Jonathan Borden; Jessica Cote - instrument, gear prep; Rich Signell; Marinna Martini; Jason Hyatt; Mobilization: Joseph Newell, Robert Barton.


Jordan Basin, Casco Bay, Gulf of Maine, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 43.8776604 South: 43.40861422 West: -69.64322324 East: -67.5488868


photo of Endeavor



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Current --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
2000-023-FA-OM-001 (ECOHAB II mooring data)
DGPS --- Navigation

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