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Summary for Field Activity Number 2004-058-FA

Alternate Leg ID: S-1-04-SC

Area of Operations: Palos Verdes Shelf, Los Angeles, California, United States, North America, North Pacific

Dates: February 09, 2004 to February 17, 2004

Objectives: Deploy 2 tripods, one subsurface mooring and 2 surface moorings on Palos Verdes Shelf to measure waves, turbulence, circulation, sediment resuspension, etc.

Type of Activity: Mooring work

Information to be derived: Time series data
Suspended sediment concentrations

Summary: Moorings deployed: 4 (#757, 758 and 760, all recovered FA 04059 SPROUL June 10, 2004; #759 recovered FA 04060 SEA WATCH Apr. 6, 2004).


Contact: Jingping Xu (

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