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Summary for Field Activity Number 1986-007-FA

Alternate Leg ID: 86-4

Area of Operations: Ocean City, Maryland, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: June 16, 1986 to June 27, 1986

Objectives: Map nearshore sand beds to determine volume for potential sand borrow sites for beach replenishment.

Type of Activity: Shoreline mapping

Information to be derived: Shoreline Erosion

Summary: Track lines were run over nearshore sand beds to determine the volume available for beach replenishment.

USGS Project Number: ACOE PROJ

Contact: Dave Nichols (drnkhols@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier A-4-86-NJ. Visit this site for more information.

Map for Area of Operations :

Map of field activity boundary.

Platform Info:
photo of ASTERIAS
ASTERIAS

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