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Summary Information for Field Activity 1985-026-FA

Area of Operations: Phinney Rock, Cleveland Ledge, Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: August 07, 1985 to August 14, 1984

Chief scientist: John Moody

Objectives: Recover tripods #298 and 299 and subsurface mooring 300. Deploy tripods #302 and 304 and subsurface mooring 303.

Type of Activity: Mooring work; Tripod and subsurface deployment and recovery;Tripod and subsurface deployment and recovery

Information to be derived: Time series data;

Summary: Moorings deployed: 3 (#302, recovered FA 85038 Nov. 4, Dec. 5, 1985); 303 and 304 both recovered FA 85036 ASTERIAS Oct. 22-23, 1985). Moorings recovered: 3 (#298, 299 and 300 deployed FA 85020 ASTERIAS Jun. 19-28, 1985).

Contact: John Moody ()

InfoBank: uses the identifier A-11-85-BZ. Visit this site for more information.

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Publications resulting from these data

Butman, Bradford, Signell, Richard, Shoukimas, Polly, and Beardsley, Robert C.,1988, Current observations in Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, 1982-1986; data report: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 88-5, 211 p.. (Also available at

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