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Summary Information for Field Activity 1978-009-FA

Area of Operations: Georgia shelf, South Carolina shelf, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: April 10, 1978 to April 15, 1978

Chief scientist: Brad Butman

Objectives: Recover 2 tripods off the Georgia-South Carolina continental shelf at Site A (#142) and Site C (#143); deploy 1 tripod (#147, Site A).

Type of Activity: Mooring work;

Information to be derived: Time series data;

Summary: Moorings recovered: 2 (#142 and 143 deployed FA 78002 OCEANUS 39 Feb. 2-6, 1978). Moorings deployed: 1 (#147 recovered FA 78018 WHITEFOOT Jul. 13, 1978).

Contact: Brad Butman (bbutman@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier I-9-78-SR. Visit this site for more information.

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Platform Info:
photo of ISELIN, COLUMBUS
ISELIN, COLUMBUS

Publications resulting from these data

Gelfenbaum, G., and Noble, M.,1993, Significant bed elevation changes related to Gulf Stream dynamics on the South Carolina continental shelf: Continental Shelf Research, v. 13, no. 4: p. 385-405. (Also available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0278-4343(93)90057-5)

Noble, M.A., and Gelfenbaum, G.R.,1992, Seasonal fluctuations in sea level on the South Carolina shelf and their relationship to the Gulf Stream: Journal of Geophysical Research - Oceans, v. 97, no. C6: p. 9521-9529. (Also available at http://europa.agu.org/?view=article&uri=/journals/jc/92JC00811.xml&t=noble)

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