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Field Activity Details for field activity 2013-034-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Christopher Sherwood

Affiliate Investigator(s): Guy Gelfenbaum

Information Specialist(s): Ellyn Montgomery

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover sonars on tripods in Columbia River Estuary Mooring numbers 958, 959, 960


Start Port/Location: Astoria, OR

End Port/Location: Astoria, OR

Start Date: 2013-06-10

End Date: 2013-06-18

Equipment Used: GPS (wh), Sensors - other mooring

Information to be Derived: Time series data;Morphology;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Recovered sonars mounted on Santa Cruz tripods


Affiliate Staff:

Notes: MCR ONR Rivet Project (G. Gelfenbaum)
No OT required This report is based on information from activity 2013-020-FA.
Project = (Santa Cruz account), (Santa Cruz account)


Columbia River Estaury, Oregon, Washington, United States, North America, North Pacific

North: 46.32038 South: 46.1532 West: -124.173 East: -123.76373




Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Sensors - other mooring --- CTD
Mooring (physical oceanography)
2013-034-FA-SO-001 ( Files collected by rotating downward looking sonars on 3 tripods. 1 imaging and 1 profiling sonar per tripod)
GPS (wh) --- Navigation

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