Field Activity 2016-601-FA

Identifier 2016-601-FA -- CANCELED
Also known as cancelled/duplicate of 2016-610-FA
Purpose Coordinated Canyon Experiment - Turn-around of moorings (MS1, 2, & 3) in the upper canyon
Location Monterey Canyon, Monterey Bay, California, United States, Pacific Ocean
Info derived Mooring instrumentation data (ADCP) and sediment trap samples
Comments mob 4/1/2016; ship ops 4/4 - 4/8/2016
Rachel Carson (MBARI)
Length: 41.1 meter (135 ft.), Beam: 10.4m (34 ft.). Acquired in 2011. Previously OSV Odyssea Team
MarFac; Ford 650 Box truck - White G71-03559
Start Moss Landing, CA 2016-04-01
End Moss Landing, CA 2016-04-08
Days in the field 2-5
West -121.977
East -121.81749878
North 36.8408706
South 36.72896872


2885 Mission Street
Santa Cruz, CA95060
(831) 460-7401
Principal investigators Joanne C. T FerreiraKurt RosenbergerKatherine L Coble
Crew members
Joanne C. T Ferreira
Scientist, Staff
Jennifer A White
Scientist, Staff
Kurt Rosenberger
Scientist, Staff
Cordell Johnson
Scientist, Staff
Peter Dal Ferro
Scientist, Staff
Katherine L Coble
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Joanne C. T Ferreira
Specialist, Information
Kurt Rosenberger
Specialist, Information
Katherine L Coble
Specialist, Information
Affiliate principal Charles K. Paull (MBARI)

Data types and categories

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

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Other Unknown, Mooring (physical oceanography), Biology Monitoring, Geochemical Monitoring (no data reported)
Sediment trap Sediment Properties, Geology (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity