Field Activity 2014-028-FA

Identifier 2014-028-FA -- CANCELED
Purpose Recover pressure gages and possibly current meter on Ship Island
Location Ship Island, MS, Gulf of Mexico
Info derived Grain size, water levels, waves, currents
Comments Need St. Pete vessel Entries for this field activity are based on entries from Field Activity 2014-023-FA
Twin Vee (Jabba Jaw)
22-ft Twin Vee This boat has a carrying capacity of up to 1500 pounds and up to 7 people and a shallow draft (9 inches empty). This boat's cat hull design results in a smoother ride in choppy water, at the expense of a slightly deeper draft. This boat is powered by two Yamaha 70hp motors.
Start Biloxi, MS 2014-11-12
End Biloxi, MS 2014-11-14
Days in the field 3
West -89.0008
East -88.8520594
North 30.25711604
South 30.19896045


600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
384 Woods Hole Road
Quissett Campus
Woods Hole, MA02543-1598
(508) 548-8700
Principal investigators Christopher R Sherwood
Crew members
Patrick Dickhudt
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Patrick Dickhudt
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Sampling, Time Series
Data type: Geology, Mooring (physical oceanography)

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Grab sampler Biology, Geology (no data reported)
Pressure Mooring (physical oceanography) (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity