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Summary Information for Field Activity 1999-005-FA

Area of Operations: Georges Bank, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: August 25, 1999 to August 31, 1999

Chief scientist: Marinna Martini

   Ron Schlitz, NOAA

Objectives: Recover moorings #573 through 589 on Georges Bank.

Type of Activity: Mooring work;

Information to be derived: Time series data;

Summary: Mooring numbers 573-579 and 581-589 were recovered. Mooring 580 (tripod) has not yet been recovered. Moorings recovered: 16 (#573, 574, 575, 576, 577, 578, 579, 581, 582, 583, 584, 585, 586, 587, 588, 589, all deployed FA 99004 EDWIN LINK Jun. 14-23, 1999). Unable to recover mooring #580.

Contact: Jessica Cote (
Fran Lightsom (

InfoBank: uses the identifier O-5-99-GK. Visit this site for more information.

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