Alternate Leg ID: PASTA
Area of Operations: Chienti River, Civitinova, Italy, Adriatic Sea, Mediterranean Sea, Europe, North Atlantic
Dates: February 11, 2003 to February 22, 2003
Objectives: Service EuroSTRATAFORM moorings and tripods; perform sidescan-sonar surveys.
Type of Activity: Sampling
Sea floor mapping
Information to be derived: Time series data
Samples and Chemical Analysis
Grain size analysis
Suspended Sediment Concentrations
Sea Floor Map
Summary: Moorings recovered: 3 (#701, 702, and 703 all deployed FA 02053 GARCIA DEL CID Nov. 7-13, 2002). Moorings deployed: 3 (#711, 712, and 713 all recovered FA 03012 SEWARD JOHNSON II May 26 - Jun. 3, 2003). Sidescan survey: These data were returned to USGS-Woods Hole for processing.
USGS Project Number: 2921-AND06 - Project Description
Contact: Chris Sherwood (email@example.com)
InfoBank: uses the identifier J-11-03-IT. Visit this site for more information.