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Summary Information for Field Activity 2011-048-FA

Area of Operations: MVCO 12-m node

Dates: September 21, 2011 to September 21, 2011

Chief scientist: Chris Sherwood

   Tim Milligan Bedford Institute of Oceanography

Objectives: Diver activities to: 1) Modify monopod mooring 2) Clean optics on profiling tripod 3) Collect water samples 4) Collect diver push core

Type of Activity: Sampling;Mooring work;Equipment support;MVCO, Marthas Vineyard, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Information to be derived: Grain size analysis;Suspended sediment concentrations;

Summary: Diver inspection and cleaning of MVCO/OASIS tripod. Water sample and diver push core obtained. Adjust floatation on aquadopp mooring 911.

Contact: Patrick Dickhudt (

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