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Summary Information for Field Activity 1998-025-FA

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

Dates: March 30, 1998 to April 03, 1998

Chief scientist: Rich Signell

   Neal Pettigrew - U. Maine, Orono

Objectives: Deploy 4 USGS and 3 U. Maine moorings in the Gulf of Maine.

Type of Activity:

Information to be derived: Time series data;

Summary: 44 CTD stations were also occupied due to a strong river discharge event during the cruise. See web page for station and mooring locations, maps, photos, CTD survey info and more. Moorings deployed: 7 (#520 and 521, both recovered FA 98062 OCEANUS 328-2A, Aug. 6-17,1998; #522, 523, 524 and 525, all recovered FA 98036 OCEANUS 328-1, Aug. 4-6, 1998; and #526 recovered Jul. 6, 1998, no recovery information).

Contact: Fran Lightsom (flightsom@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier O-20-98-GU. Visit this site for more information.

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Platform Info:

Data Types and Locations:

LogsOceanographic Measurements

ECOHAB II mooring data

 

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