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Summary for Field Activity Number 1986-008-FA

Alternate Leg ID: 86-G-8

Area of Operations: Rodgers Pass, Truxton Swell, Gulf of Maine, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: June 19, 1986 to June 27, 1986

Objectives: Recover current moorings in Rodgers Pass and deploy current moorings in Rodgers Pass and on Truxton Swell to map flow of slope water between major basins in the Gulf of Maine.

Type of Activity: Mooring work
Recover current moorings
Slope water mapping

Information to be derived: Time series data
Samples and Chemical Analysis
Shoreline Erosion

Summary: Rodgers Pass: Mooring 310 deployed. Mooring 301 was not recovered. Multiple lines for XBT/CTD survey deployed. Truxton Swell: Mooring 311 deployed. Multiple lines for XBT/CTD survey deployed.

USGS Project Number: SED DYN

Contact: John Moody ()

InfoBank: uses the identifier G-8-86-GU. Visit this site for more information.

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