Field Activity 2015-072-FA

Identifier 2015-072-FA
Purpose Instrumentation test follow on to 2014 MVCO experiment
Location MVCO
Summary Deploy quadpod and NIMBBLE sled
Info derived oceanographic time series
Comments Associated with 2015-076-FA. Data is available at
Length: 60 feet; Beam: 17 feet.
Start Woods Hole, MA 2015-11-17
End Woods Hole, MA 2015-11-17
Days in the field 1
West -70.73730475
East -70.48046881
North 41.34459784
South 41.26125036
Scuba operations Yes


384 Woods Hole Road
Quissett Campus
Woods Hole, MA02543-1598
(508) 548-8700
Principal investigators Christopher R Sherwood
Crew members
Dann S Blackwood
Scientist, Staff
Ellyn Montgomery
Scientist, Staff
Marinna A Martini
Scientist, Staff
Jonathan Borden
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Ellyn Montgomery
Specialist, Information
Affiliate principal Malcolm Scully, WHOI

Data types and categories

Data category: Location-Elevation, Time Series
Data type: Navigation, Mooring (physical oceanography)

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Bottom platform Mooring (physical oceanography) 1
Other Unknown, Profiles, Transects, Benchmarks, LIDAR, Navigation (no data reported)


Datasets produced in this activity

Dataset name Equipment Description Dataset contact
MVCO_15 timeseries data Bottom platform data from all sensors on both platforms Ellyn Montgomery


Samples collected during this field activity