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Summary for Field Activity Number 1984-016-FA

Alternate Leg ID: AT-84-1

Area of Operations: Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Long Island Sound
Block Island Sound
Narragansett Bay
Rhode Island Sound
New Hampshire coast

Dates: September 26, 1984 to October 19, 1984

Objectives: Obtain vibracores at selected targets (46) in the coastal waters of Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire.

Type of Activity: Sampling
Seismic profiling

Information to be derived: Samples and Chemical Analysis
Seismic reflection

Summary: Although weather and equipment problems caused some delays, the scientific objectives of each participant were met. Cores: 44.

USGS Project Number: CT CO-OP

Contact: Gerald Edwards ()

InfoBank: uses the identifier T-1-84-EC. Visit this site for more information.

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Map for Area of Operations :

Map of field activity boundary.

Platform Info:
photo of ATLANTIC TWIN
ATLANTIC TWIN

The following materials for this field activity are available in the Information Archives:

Paper seismic/sidescan bottom profiles:

Inventory #LinesFolderStart TimeEnd TimeProfile TypeRemarks
01933SITES UNH-1,3,* 00107:55 10/11/198414:24 10/12/1984 SPK- *9.8,10,5,12,4,13,14,6,14

Data and publications on CD-ROM/DVD-ROM:

Inventory ## per setData TypeContentsAuthorYearReport #FormatTitleRemarks
127101/01PublicationCORE,AIRGUN LONG ISLAND SOUNDPOPPE LJ, PASKEVICH VF, LEWIS RS, DIGIACOMO-COHEN20020912OF02-0002GEOLOGIC FRAMEWORK DATA LONG ISLAND SOUND 1981-1990 DIGITAL DATA RELEASEASTR82-3,83-2,85-8,90-1;UCON84-1;ATTW84-1;88-1,CER
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