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ID 2009-065-FA
Also Known As T-65-09-BZ
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Woods Hole, Massachusetts. Chief Scientist: Marinna Martini. Mooring work;hydrography data (t Required from Other Sources:,) of field activity 2009-065-FA (T-65-09-BZ) in Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic from 11/02/2009 to 11/02/2009
Organization United States Geological Survey, Woods Hole, Massachusetts
Project/Theme Martha's Vineyard Coastal Observatory - Measurements and Modeling Applications
Chief Scientist Marinna Martini
Activity Type Mooring work;hydrography
Platform Tioga
Area of Operation Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic, Buzzards Bay, MA
Bounding Coordinates
-71.00000     -70.50000
Ports LEAVE Woods Hole, MA
ARRIVE Woods Hole, MA
Dates 11/02/2009 (JD 306) to 11/02/2009 (JD 306)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Ellyn Montgomery
Marinna Martini Chief Scientist
Chris Sherwood PI
Marinna Martini
Jonathan Borden
Neil Ganju
Sandy Williams WHOI, engineer
Equipment Used
Equipment Required from Other Sou (rces:)
Ships CTD
Recover tripods 859 and 860; CTD casts.
Information to be Derived
Time series data
Fired releases on tripods at both USGS sites, no floats were sighted on surface. 
 Fired releases at WHOI tripod site, no floats were sighted on surface.  No 
tripods were recovered.  Performed CTD casts.
Tripods were actually recovered on Nov. 9 by divers (2009-076-FA).
Platform Owner:
Platform Captain:
Ken Houlter
Sponsoring Office:
Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Affiliate Principal and Organization (if any):
Sandy Williams, WHOI
Number of days at sea:
 Major Center Equipment Required:
Bottom Tripod, Navigation - DGPS, Sensors - temperature and salinity, Sensors - 
pressure, Sensors - turbidity, Sensor - current
 Equipment Required from Other Sources:
Ships CTD
Navigation Methods:
Data Types:
Other geophysical, Notes/Logs, Photos,
Mooring Information:
859, 860
Continuous Data (in km):
Number of Stations Occupied:
Number of Submersible Dives:
Related Web Sites:
Science Strategy:
- This activity is based on Field Activity 09063.
Submitted By:
Marinna Martini
Report Date:
Project Number
Got Help? For 2009-065-FA, we would appreciate any information on -- analog materials, days at sea, dive count, kms of navigation, national plan, NGDC Info, owner, publications, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, tabulated info.
Type Webpage KMZ Arc         Metadata         WHSC
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Navigation data nav      
Times   050.times      

2009-065-FA location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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