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Field Activity Details for field activity 2002-065-FA

Other ID: Y-1-02-SC

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Marinna Martini

Affiliate Investigator(s): Marlene Noble

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Environmental Data: CTD, Sampling: Geology, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Subsurface mooring using ADCP and CT sensor


Start Port/Location: Terminal Island, Los Angeles, CA

End Port/Location: Terminal Island, Los Angeles, CA

Start Date: 2002-10-14

End Date: 2002-10-14

Equipment Used: Piston corer, MicroCAT CTD Recorder, Bottom platform

Information to be Derived: Time series data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Deploy USGS Mooring #594 Sub-surface mooring at 60m water depth consisting of 7 SeaBird MicroCat conductivity/temperature sensors and 2 Brancker temperature sensors Deploy USGS Mooring #595 Trawl Resistent Bottom Mount (TRBM) with instruments: RDI Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler (ADCP) & MicroCat C/T sensor

Staff: Marlene Noble

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: This was a Menlo Park cruise with no Woods Hole personnel aboard. Original Center People field contained: Marlene Noble, Joanne Thede Ferreira, David Gonzales, Harold Williams.



North: 34.75 South: 32.25 West: -122.75 East: -116.75


photo of Yellowfin



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Piston corer --- Geology
MicroCAT CTD Recorder --- CTD
Bottom platform --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
2002-065-FA-OM-001 (mooring data)

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