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Field Activity Details for field activity 2002-057-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Marinna Martini, Marlene Noble

Affiliate Investigator(s): Marla Stone - Naval Postgraduate School

Information Specialist(s): Frances Lightsom

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy moorings #704, 705 and 706.


Start Port/Location: Moss Landing, CA

End Port/Location: Moss Landing, CA

Start Date: 2002-12-05

End Date: 2002-12-07

Equipment Used: Current

Information to be Derived: Time series data; Samples and chemical analysis;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Moorings deployed: 3 (#704 recovered FA 03056 SHANA RAE Nov. 19, 2003; #705 and 706 both recovered FA 03049 POINT SUR Nov. 25-26, 2003).

Staff: Jonathan Borden, Marinna Martini, Richard Rendigs, Marlene Noble

Affiliate Staff:
Marlene Noble
co-Ch. Sci. - Menlo Park; Joanne Ferreira - Menlo Park; Harold Williams; Marla Stone - Naval Postgraduate School; Wyckoff

Project = Monterey Canyon, Monterey Canyon


Monterey Bay Canyon, California, United States, North America, North Pacific;

North: 36.78033 South: 26.71667 West: -122.9632 East: -122.01333


photo of Point Sur
Point Sur



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Current --- Mooring (physical oceanography)

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