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Summary for Field Activity Number 1985-002-FA

Alternate Leg ID: 85-2

Area of Operations: Cleveland Ledge, Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: January 28, 1985 to January 28, 1985

Objectives: Place tripod #291 at Cleveland Ledge station. Retrieve tripod #292 from WHOI and place at mid-channel site.

Type of Activity: Mooring work

Information to be derived: Time series data
Place tripod equipment

Summary: Moorings deployed: 2 (#291 and 292, both recovered FA 85006 ASTERIAS Mar. 28 - Apr. 29, 1985).

USGS Project Number: SED DYN

Contact: John Moody ()

InfoBank: uses the identifier A-2-85-BZ. Visit this site for more information.

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Map for Area of Operations :

Map of field activity boundary.

Platform Info:
photo of ASTERIAS

The following materials for this field activity are available in the Information Archives:

Films (35 and 16mm) containing original data films and archived data microfilm. Original films are stored in the WHOI Data Library/Archive film vault. Cabinet storage is in the USGS-WHSC Data Library/Archive.

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