Field Activity 2015-076-FA

Identifier 2015-076-FA
Purpose Instrument recovery. Instrumentation test follow on to 2014 MVCO experiment.
Equipment or personnel only. Data, if any, are managed under a different field activity.
Location MVCO, Massachusetts, United States, Atlanctic Ocean
Summary One quadpod and one NIMBBLE sled were deployed for engineering tests
Info derived oceanographic time series
Comments Entries for this field activity are associated with Field Activity 2015-072-FA. Nick DiCosmo was aboard...not in pull-down list yet. Data is available at:
Length: 60 feet; Beam: 17 feet.
Start Woods Hole, MA 2015-12-14
End Woods Hole, MA 2015-12-14
Days in the field 1
West -70.7865
East -70.3989094
North 41.3564774
South 41.25294098
Scuba operations Yes


Organization Equipment or personnel support provided by
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
Christopher R Sherwood
Scientist, Staff
Jonathan Borden
Scientist, Staff
Steven E Suttles
Scientist, Staff
Sandra M Brosnahan
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) (no data reported)
Other Unknown, Profiles, Transects, Benchmarks, LIDAR, Navigation (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity