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Summary Information for Field Activity 1985-024-FA

Area of Operations: Rodgers Pass, Gulf of Maine, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: July 24, 1985 to July 26, 1985

Chief scientist: Brad Butman

Objectives: Deploy a single-current meter mooring (#301) in Rodgers Pass, in the sill between Georges Basin and Wilkinson Basin. The mooring will monitor the seasonal flow of slope water between these two basins and will complement measurements by D. Brooks (TAMU) in Wilkinson Basin.

Type of Activity: Sea floor mapping; Mooring work;Sea floor mapping

Information to be derived: Time series data; Bathymetric maps;

Summary: XBT Stations: 20; Mooring deployed: 1 (#301 recovered FA 86011 EDWIN LINK Jul. 20 - Aug. 1, 1986, with FA 86012 MARY LOUISE Jul. 20-22, 1986).

Contact: Brad Butman (bbutman@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier G-3-85-GU. Visit this site for more information.

InfoBank: uses the identifier G-3-85-GU. Visit this site for more information.

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