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Field Activity Details for field activity 2000-025-FA

Other ID: IB H-25-00-GU

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Jonathan Borden

Affiliate Investigator(s): Bruce Keafer - WHOI, Neal Pettigrew - U. Maine

Information Specialist(s): Frances Lightsom

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover ECOHAB Moorings: USGS Mooring #616, 617, 618, 622 and 623; #619 WHOI MUSL 3; U. Maine - B, C, and D.


Start Port/Location: Boothbay, ME

End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

Start Date: 2000-08-13

End Date: 2000-08-16

Equipment Used: Bottom platform

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Success. USGS moorings recovered: 6 (#616, 617, 618, all deployed FA 00023 ENDEAVOR Apr. 6-10, 2000; #619 deployed FA 00088 GULF CHALLENGER Apr. 11, 2000; #622 and 623 both deployed FA 00051 CAPE HATTERAS Apr. 23-May 3, 2000).

Staff: Robert Barton, Jonathan Borden, Jason Hyatt, Joseph S. Newell, Richard Signell

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

Notes: Original Center People field contained: At sea: Jonathan Borden, Jason Hyatt, Rich Signell; Demobilization: Joseph Newell, Robert Barton.


Gulf of Maine, United States, North America, North Atlantic,

North: 43.84949416 South: 43.36423831 West: -69.87730454 East: -67.59489483


photo of Cape Hatteras
Cape Hatteras



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Bottom platform --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
2000-025-FA-OM-001 (ECOHAB II mooring data)

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