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Summary Information for Field Activity 1985-036-FA

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

Dates: October 22, 1985 to October 23, 1985

Chief scientist: John Moody

Objectives: Recovery of tripods #302 (BBC), #303 (BBB), and #304 (BBA).

Type of Activity: Tripod recovery;Tripod recovery

Information to be derived: Time series data;

Summary: Moorings recovered: 2 (#303 and 304, both deployed FA 85026 ASTERIAS Aug. 7 and 14, 1985). Mooring #302 recovery attempted but not completed at this time.

Contact: John Moody ()

InfoBank: uses the identifier A-13-85-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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