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Summary for Field Activity Number 1996-022-FA

Alternate Leg ID: 96-1

Area of Operations: Boston Harbor, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: August 07, 1996 to August 08, 1996

Objectives: Collect series of cores from 4 sites (sampled 3 times since 1977, most recently in 1993) to measure sedimentation and mixing rates in metals concentrations; compare changes in metals inventory from cores 1977-present. Collect 3 cores with 1 m barrels at each station; possible 2 m core from Station 8.

Type of Activity: Sampling

Information to be derived: Samples and Chemical Analysis

Summary: Prepared from pre-activity report.

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Contact: Mike Bothner (mbothner@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier A-22-96-BH. Visit this site for more information.

Map for Area of Operations :

Map of field activity boundary.

Platform Info:
photo of ASTERIAS
ASTERIAS

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