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Summary for Field Activity Number 1985-047-FA

Alternate Leg ID: DJ-85-FI

Area of Operations: Farallon Islands, California, United States, North America, North Pacific

Dates: December 13, 1985 to December 14, 1985

Objectives: Determine the suitability of sea floor sediments for radioactive waste disposal.

Type of Activity: Sampling

Information to be derived: Geotechnical tests including index, consolidation, and triaxial shear strength

Summary: Short cores: 6 (3 stations; 2 box cores at each station).

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Contact: Bill Winters (

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