Field Activity 2012-014-FA

Identifier 2012-014-FA
Purpose Recover moorings 919 - 933
Location Fire Island, New York, USA
Summary Six moorings and nine tripods successfully recovered without incident.
Info derived Time series data;
Comments Project = Long Island Barrier Island,
Length, molded: 90 feet; Beam: 26 feet.
Start Woods Hole, MA 2012-04-16
End Woods Hole, MA 2012-04-20
Days in the field 5
West -73.287
East -73.15796
North 40.65251
South 40.61187


384 Woods Hole Road
Quissett Campus
Woods Hole, MA02543-1598
(508) 548-8700
Principal investigators John C Warner
Crew members
Obelcz, Jeffrey
Scientist, Staff
Erika Lentz
Scientist, Staff
Brandy Armstrong
Scientist, Staff
Sandy Baldwin
Scientist, Staff
Dann S Blackwood
Scientist, Staff
Marinna A Martini
Scientist, Staff
Jonathan Borden
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Brandy Armstrong
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Environmental Data, Imagery, Location-Elevation, Sampling, Sonar, Time Series
Data type: CTD, Meteorology, Temperature, Photo, Video, Navigation, Geology, Single Beam, Mooring (physical oceanography)

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
SeaBOSS Surveys (biological), Experiments (biological), Species ID, Photo, Video, Geology, Biology (no data reported)
Digital camera Photo 1
Sensors - other mooring CTD, Meteorology, Temperature, Mooring (physical oceanography) (no data reported)
Echosounder Single Beam (no data reported)
Bottom platform Mooring (physical oceanography) 2
HYPACK Navigation (no data reported)
Current Mooring (physical oceanography) 1
Pressure Mooring (physical oceanography) (no data reported)
Temperature and salinity CTD, Temperature 1
Turbidity Mooring (physical oceanography) (no data reported)
DGPS Navigation (no data reported)


Datasets produced in this activity

Dataset name Equipment Description Dataset contact
2012-014-FA-PH-001 Digital camera Photos taken during preparation, deployment and recovery. Brandy Armstrong
2012-014-FA-OM-001-01 Bottom platform Hydra data: Point velocity, velocity profiles, pressure, salinity, temperature, acoustic backscatter, optical backscatter and transmissivity Ellyn Montgomery
2012-014-FA-SO-001-01 Bottom platform Pencil and Fanbeam data for mooring 924 Ellyn Montgomery
2012-014-FA-OM-002-01 Current ADCP and AWAC velocity profiles and wave data Ellyn Montgomery
2012-014-FA-OM-003-01 Temperature and salinity Microcat and Seacat data: Salinity, temperature and pressure Ellyn Montgomery


Samples collected during this field activity