The senior author (AM) conducted the field work as a postdoctoral fellow at Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO). There Nancy Bray gave unselfish advice, encouragement, and support; Jennifer Davis overcame the many bureaucratic hurdles; Clinton Winant generously gave the ADCP tow; Charly Coughran and Myrl Henderschott taught AM to use and repair the instrument in the field. Aboard the CCGS Henry Larsen, Captain Gomes and his crew performed innovatively in a scientific mode of operation. Rob Macdonald of the Institute of Ocean Sciences, Canada, was a generous chief scientist and responsible deck hand during the last night of the 6-week-long expedition. Rick Pearson and Douglas Sieberg of IOS, Canada, confidently assembled ADCP, tow, and cables at sea. Charly Coughran of SIO and Dyrl Simons of RDI provided technical and moral support back in San Diego. Finally, Tom Curtin of the Office of Naval Research sponsored this work and insured the ADCP system against its loss at sea. The work was funded by ONR through Grants N00014-94-0041 and N00014-93-0093 to Rutgers University and SIO, respectively.
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