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Summary for Field Activity Number 1983-005-FA

Alternate Leg ID: 83-10

Area of Operations: Continental Slope and Rise from Alvin Canyon to Baltimore Canyon, New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: August 10, 1983 to August 31, 1983

Objectives: Investigate the ages, causes, and types of mass wasting.

Type of Activity: Sampling

Information to be derived:

Summary: Piston cores: 45.

USGS Project Number: 9470-03046

Contact: Jim Booth (

Map for Area of Operations :

Map of field activity boundary.

Platform Info:
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