Alternate Leg ID: 77-01; 77-4
Area of Operations: Rio de la Plata submarine canyon, Puerto Rico, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Dates: January 25, 1977 to January 25, 1977
Objectives: Recover Scripps current meters.
Type of Activity: Mooring work
Information to be derived: Time series data
Summary: Recovered Scripps current meter #1 in canyon axis, 220 m depth; recorded currents 80-90 cm/sec down-canyon for the 3 days.
USGS Project Number: PR CO-OP
Contact: Jim Trumbull ()