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Summary for Field Activity Number 1989-024-FA

Alternate Leg ID: ATL2 120-2; ALVIN 2160

Area of Operations: Atlantic Continental Slope off New Jersey, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: August 21, 1989 to August 31, 1989

Objectives: ALVIN sea trials; video, photography, sampling.

Type of Activity: Sampling

Information to be derived: Samples and Chemical Analysis

Summary: Still images: 1 reel 35mm color film; moving images: 2 8mm video tapes; samples: carbonates, sediments, piston and gravity cores.

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Contact: Dave Twichell (

InfoBank: uses the identifier A-12-89-NJ. Visit this site for more information.

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Map of field activity boundary.

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