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Summary for Field Activity Number 1986-026-FA

Alternate Leg ID: ATL2 118-3; ALVIN Dives 1760-1771

Area of Operations: west Florida Escarpment, Gulf of Mexico, Florida, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: October 26, 1986 to November 08, 1986

Objectives: The purpose of this cruise is to conduct a series of ALVIN dives along the base of the Florida Escarpment to collect samples for geologic and chemical analyses, and to collect Seabeam data in localized areas along the escarpment.

Type of Activity: Sampling

Information to be derived: Samples and Chemical Analysis


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Contact: Charlie Paull ()

InfoBank: uses the identifier A-3-86-GM. Visit this site for more information.

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