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Summary for Field Activity Number 1982-011-FA

Area of Operations: 6 miles south of Smiths Point, Nantucket Shoals, Nantucket Island, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: April 21, 1982 to April 21, 1982

Objectives: Reset a pressure mooring (mooring #256) that had broken loose from its anchor.

Type of Activity: Mooring work

Information to be derived: Time series data

Summary: Mooring recovered and redeployed: 1 (#256, no info about original deployment; recovered FA 82015 WHITEFOOT May 26, 1982).

USGS Project Number: EA-PO

Contact: Bill Strahle (

Map for Area of Operations :

Map of field activity boundary.

Platform Info:
photo of WHITEFOOT
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