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Summary Information for Field Activity 1998-005-FA

Area of Operations: Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana, United States, Gulf of Mexico, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: January 18, 1998 to January 18, 1998

Chief scientist: Rich Signell

   Shea Penland - University of New Orleans, 504/280-3119, FAX: 504/280-7396

Objectives: Deploy two tripods (#515 and 516) measuring currents, salinity, temperature and beam attenuation in Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana.

Type of Activity:

Information to be derived: Time series data;

Summary: Tripods deployed at: Station A (inshore) 30d 02.053 N, 90d 12.080 W; Station B (offshore) 30d 09.887 N, 90d 04.947 W. Moorings deployed: 2 (#514 and 515 recovered FA 98030 PEARL RIVER BARGE May 6, 1998).

Contact: Rich Signell (

InfoBank: uses the identifier P-5-98-LA. Visit this site for more information.

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