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Summary for Field Activity Number 1984-002-FA

Alternate Leg ID: OC146; BLM M-11; BTF M-11

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

Dates: February 01, 1984 to February 07, 1984

Objectives: 11th Georges Bank monitoring cruise to gather data on the possible environmental effects of exploratory drilling on Georges Bank.

Type of Activity: Sampling

Information to be derived: Time series data
Samples and chemical analysis
Habitat maps

Summary: Van Veen grab samples: 315; Photographs: 35; XBTs: 18; Tows: 6.

USGS Project Number: BTF GBMP

Contact: Rick Rendigs (

Map for Area of Operations :

Map of field activity boundary.

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