Field Activity 2017-627-FA

Identifier 2017-627-FA
Purpose Recover equipment from Monterey Canyon
Location Monterey Canyon, California, United States, Pacific Ocean
Summary data submitted to FAD 8/15/2017 by Mary McGann
Info derived Physical Oceanography, grain size, displaced microfossils
Comments Additional principal investigator: Charles K. Paull (MBARI) Additional organizations: Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, Ocean University of China, the National Oceanography Centre in Southampton, England, and the University of Hull, England Entries for this field activity are based on entries from Field Activity 2016-629-FA Entries for this field activity are based on entries from Field Activity 2016-679-FA
Western Flyer
117' twin hull MBARI, Moss Landing, CA
Start Moss Landing, CA 2017-04-17
End Moss Landing, CA 2017-04-23
Days in the field 7
West -123.096
East -122.20638602
North 37.01297082
South 36.40290989


2885 Mission Street
Santa Cruz, CA95060
(831) 460-7401
Principal investigators Mary L McGann
Crew members
Information specialist(s)
Mary L McGann
Specialist, Information
Affiliate principal Charlie Paull (MBARI)

Data types and categories

Data category: Location-Elevation, Sampling
Data type: Navigation, Geology

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
navigation Navigation (no data reported)
Push corer Surveys (geochemical), Surveys (biological), Biology, Geology (no data reported)
Vibracore Geology (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity