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Field Activity Details for field activity 2016-050-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Pending

Organization(s): USGS, Wetland and Aquatic Research Center

Funding Program(s): Other (Other)

Principal Investigator(s): Jason Chaytor

Affiliate Investigator(s): Amanda Demopoulos, Nancy Prouty

Information Specialist(s): Jonathan Borden

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover USGS Honjo Mooring


Start Port/Location: Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, USVI

End Port/Location: Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, USVI

Start Date: 2016-12-04

End Date: 2016-12-10

Equipment Used: Sensors - other mooring

Information to be Derived: oceanographic measurements, sediment traps, and adcp data

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Jonathan Borden

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: USCG 55 foot Buoy Tender, name not known


St. Thomas, USVI

North: 18.28679518 South: 18.24806992 West: -65.06738663 East: -65.00863164


USCG Buoy Tender



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Sensors - other mooring --- CTD
Mooring (physical oceanography)

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