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Summary for Field Activity Number 1990-029-FA

Alternate Leg ID: Asterias 90-8-13

Area of Operations: Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: August 13, 1990 to August 13, 1990

Objectives: A qualitative test of overall instrument performance of the USGS OBS and WHOI OBH, including mechanical and electronic components (i.e., full instrument deployment and recovery; recording of small shots at different azimuths and distances).

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USGS Project Number: 9470-30100

Contact: Deborah Hutchinson (

InfoBank: uses the identifier A-13-90-BZ. Visit this site for more information.

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