Alternate Leg ID: USGS Borehole No. 6001
Area of Operations: Nantucket Island, Massachusetts, United States, North America
Dates: November 09, 1975 to February 01, 1976
Objectives: Drill a continuous core well near the geographic center of Nantucket Island to assess the total thickness of freshwater in sediments and obtain new stratigraphic information near the shoreward margin of the Georges Bank basin.
Type of Activity: Well 6001
Information to be derived: Morphology
Samples and chemical analysis
Grain size analysis
Summary: Depth: 514 m. Data: cores; pore water samples; salinity values; electric logs; photos.
USGS Project Number: AMCOR
Contact: Jack Hathaway (firstname.lastname@example.org)