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Summary for Field Activity Number 1986-014-FA

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

Dates: August 03, 1986 to August 14, 1986

Objectives: Submersible, sidescan, and sampling on Northeast Peak; assessment of juvenile cod abundance and habitat, sedimentary processes and environments, and bottom currents.

Type of Activity: Sampling

Information to be derived: Samples and Chemical Analysis
Habitat maps

Summary: 45 sediment samples collected. Sidescan sonar survey conducted and juvenile cod contour taken.

USGS Project Number: 9590-02998

Contact: Page Valentine (

InfoBank: uses the identifier L-3-86-GK. Visit this site for more information.

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