Description: The Monterey Canyon experiment studied the mechanisms that govern the circulation within and the transport of sediment and water through Monterey Submarine Canyon. This is a very large, deep submarine canyon off central California that incises the continental margin from the outer slope to close to the coastline.
Duration: Aug 1993 - May 1995
USGS PI's: Marlene Noble
Kinoshita, K., and Noble, M., 1995, Monterey Submarine Canyon, California Moored Array Data Report: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 95-838.
Please use the following citation when referencing this dataset:
Noble, M.A. Strahle, W.J.,Martini, M.A.,Hatcher, G.. Oceanographic Measurements-- Monterey Canyon, California, 1993-1995: U.S. Geological Survey data release, http://stellwagen.er.usgs.gov/monterey_can.html.