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Summary for Field Activity Number 1993-019-FA

Area of Operations: Grape Island, Muskingum Island, Ohio River National Wildlife Refuge, Ohio River, New Martinsville, Belmont, Parkersburg, West Virginia, Marietta, Ohio, United States, North America

Dates: August 23, 1993 to September 10, 1993

Objectives: Phase I: Aug. 23-27, 1993 - Sidescan-sonar survey of dredge sites and mussel bed locations from New Martinsville to Belmont and around Muskingum Island between Parkersville, WV and Marietta, OH to define river bottom habitat. Phase II: Sep. 2-7, 1993 - SCUBA videography and sampling around Muskingum Island to document freshwater mussel species, populations and bed locations.

Type of Activity: Sea floor mapping
Photography
Biological sampling

Information to be derived: Habitat maps
Sea Floor Map

Summary: Video tapes: 3; Sidescan sonar:

USGS Project Number: USFWS

Contact: Ron Circe ()

InfoBank: uses the identifier M-1-93-OH. Visit this site for more information.

Map for Area of Operations :

Map of field activity boundary.

Platform Info:
MUSSEL BOAT

The following materials for this field activity are available in the Information Archives:

Paper seismic/sidescan bottom profiles:

Inventory #LinesFolderStart TimeEnd TimeProfile TypeRemarks
047121 00110:52 08/24/199313:26 08/24/1993 SSS- ORIGINALS W/CIRCE-RESTON
047131-7 00213:27 08/24/199316:42 08/24/1993 SSS- ORIGINALS W/CIRCE-RESTON
047148 00310:22 //11:53 // SSS- ORIGINALS W/CIRCE-RESTON
047159 00410:08 //12:02 // SSS- ORIGINALS W/CIRCE-RESTON
04716? 00512:04 //12:34 // SSS- ORIGINALS W/CIRCE-RESTON
047178-11 006: //18:11 // SSS- ORIGINALS W/CIRCE-RESTON
0471812-13 00710:06 08/27/199311:14 08/27/1993 SSS- ORIGINALS W/CIRCE-RESTON
047191-3 00808:35 08/28/199311:18 08/28/1993 SSS- ORIGINALS W/CIRCE-RESTON

Data and publications on CD-ROM/DVD-ROM:

Inventory ## per setData TypeContentsAuthorYearReport #FormatTitleRemarks
259901/01PublicationFRESHWATER MUSSELS OH RIVERBLACKWOOD DB, RENDIGS RR, BUTLER J20060109OF94-0644INTERNAL ARCHIVE FRESHWATER MUSSEL STUDIES OHIO RIVER ISLANDS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE*94942, MIGRATED FROM VHS
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