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Summary for Field Activity Number 1996-029-FA

Alternate Leg ID: M-29-96-MB

Area of Operations: Monterey Canyon, Davenport, Santa Cruz, California, United States, North America, North Pacific

Dates: August 15, 1996 to August 18, 1996

Objectives: Recover Monterey Canyon current meter mooring #458 deployed 1995; deploy 5 moorings #472, 473, 474, 475, and 476 on coastal shelf for sediment transport study.

Type of Activity: Mooring work

Information to be derived: Time series data

Summary: Mooring recovered: 1 (#458 deployed FA 95030 MCARTHUR May 15-18, 1995). Moorings deployed: 5 (#472, 473, 474, and 475, recovered FA 97028 POINT SUR Apr. 16-18, 1997; #476 lost).

USGS Project Number: 7241-32050

Contact: Bill Strahle (

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