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Summary for Field Activity Number 1992-021-FA

Area of Operations: Lake Baikal, Siberia, Russia, Asia

Dates: August 30, 1992 to September 23, 1992

Objectives: To investigate the character, timing and distribution of sedimentation and crustal deformation in an active lacustrine rift system; to construct seismic stratigraphic framework for these basins; and to select a site for a deep drill hole in Lake Baikal.

Type of Activity: Seismic profiling

Information to be derived: Morphology


USGS Project Number: BAIKAL

Contact: Kim Klitgord ()

InfoBank: uses the identifier T-1-92-LB. Visit this site for more information.

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