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ID I-1-90-AT
Abstract Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution,University of Washington,United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California,Federal University of Sao Paulo,Federal University of Rio De Janeiro,Federal University of Para,Federal University of Fluminense. Chief Scientist: Robert W. Sternberg. Geological and Geophysical data (CTDmeter, transmissometer, subbottomprofiler) of field activity I-1-90-AT in Amazon Shelf, Atlantic Ocean from 02/07/1990 to 02/13/1990
Organization Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
University of Washington
United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California
Federal University of Sao Paulo
Federal University of Rio De Janeiro
Federal University of Para
Federal University of Fluminense
Chief Scientist Robert W. Sternberg
Activity Type Geological and Geophysical
Platform Columbus Iselin
Area of Operation Amazon Shelf, Atlantic Ocean, Atlantic Ocean
Bounding Coordinates
-59.75000     -29.75000
Ports leave Belem, Brazil
arrive Belem, Brazil
Dates 02/07/1990 (JD 038) to 02/13/1990 (JD 044)
Analog Materials list
Robert W. Sternberg Chief Scientist, University of Washington
Robert Beardsley Scientist, WHOI
R. Johnson Technician, University of Washington
S. Worrilow Technician, WHOI
P. O'Malley Technician, WHOI
Dave Cacchione Scientist, USGS Western Region
Dave Drake Scientist, USGS Western Region
George Tate Scientist, USGS Western Region
Rick Viall Technician, USGS Western Region
D. Semineau Technician, WHOI
J. Trowbridge Scientist, WHOI
Josefa Guerra U. Grad. Std., Federal University of Rio De Janeiro
Nazareth Ramos U. Grad. Std., Federal University of Fluminense
Conceicao Resende U. Grad. Std., Federal University of Fluminense
Hebe Ribeiro U. Grad. Std., Federal University of Para
Luis Fernando U. Grad. Std., Federal University of Fluminense
Gilberto Diaz Scientist, Federal University of Fluminense
Claudio Reis U. Grad. Std., Federal University of Rio De Janeiro
Belmiro Castro Scientist, Federal University of Sao Paulo
Equipment Used
To measure current velocities, waves, wind speed and direction, and
suspended sediment concentrations on the continental shelf off Amapa.
Information to be Derived
Current velocities, waves, wind speed and direction, suspended sediment
concentrations, conductivity, temperature, depth, continuous sub-bottom acoustic
Instruments were deployed to measure current velocities, waves,
windspeed and direction and suspended sediment concentrations on the continental
shelf off Amapa. the instruments, which belong to Institito de Oceanografia
Universidade de Sao Paulo and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, were deployed
from three moorintgs at 18 m, 63 m, and 101 m isobaths. Additionally, limited
CTD/transmissometer (conductivity, temperature and depth/ suspended sediment
measurements) casts were made and continuous sub-bottom acoustic profile records
were collected while underway. Instruments belonging to the University of
Washington and the USGS were deployed on a bottom mounted tripod at a 63 m water
depth at site M-2.
This is AmasSeds Cruise II -C19002 Leg 1.
Rine, James M. and Nittrouer, Charles A. 1990. Report on field measurements and
sampling during AmasSeds Cruise II - CI9002. Marine Sciences Research Center,
State University of New York, NY. November 1990. 94 p.
Got Help? For I-1-90-AT, we would appreciate any information on -- contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, information specialist, kms of navigation, national plan, NGDC Info, owner, project, project number, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, tabulated info.
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