Alternate Leg ID: BTF M-8; BLM M-8
Area of Operations: Georges Bank, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Dates: May 13, 1983 to May 21, 1983
Objectives: Biological Task Force (BTF) monitoring cruise. The program is designed to gather and analyze data in order to establish baseline levels of activity and to monitor the deposition and accumulation of potentially toxic drilling material and any subsequent effect of such activity on the benthic biota.
Type of Activity: Monitoring
Information to be derived: Samples and chemical analysis
Summary: Sediment samples: 67.
USGS Project Number: BTF GBMP
Contact: Rick Rendigs (firstname.lastname@example.org)