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Summary for Field Activity Number 1981-023-FA

Alternate Leg ID: BTF M-1

Area of Operations: Georges Bank, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: July 06, 1981 to July 23, 1981

Objectives: Collect infauna and benthic sediment samples to be used as baseline analyses for the Georges Bank Lease Sale No. 42 Biological Task Force (BTF) Environmental Monitoring Program.

Type of Activity: Sampling

Information to be derived: Samples and chemical analysis

Summary: Van Veen grab samples: 470; Dissolved oxygen analyses: 18; Bottom camera stations: 35; Sled tows: 5; XBT casts: 14.

USGS Project Number: BLM M-1

Contact: Mike Bothner (

Map for Area of Operations :

Map of field activity boundary.

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