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Summary for Field Activity Number 1998-016-FA

Alternate Leg ID: 98-1

Area of Operations: Patuxent River mouth, Rhode River, Parker Creek, Maryland, Chesapeake Bay, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: June 11, 1998 to June 18, 1998

Objectives: High-resolution seismics and coring, Chesapeake Bay Ecosystem Project.

Type of Activity: Sampling
Seismic profiling

Information to be derived: Morphology

Summary: Gravity cores: 3; Long piston cores: 4; Slow piston cores: 7; Kasten core: 1; Mackereth cores: 4 (obtained from separate barge); 3.5kHz Elics: 100 km; Odom fathometer: 100 km

USGS Project Number: 7241-32560

Contact: Steve Colman (scolman@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier D-16-98-CH. Visit this site for more information.

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

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

Inventory ## per setData TypeContentsAuthorYearReport #FormatTitleRemarks
117701/01PublicationBIO GEO CHEM CHES BAYBAUCOM P, BRATTON JF, COLMAN SM, MOORE JM, KING J*20010727OF01-0194SELECTED DATA SEDIMENT CORES CHESAPEAKE BAY 1996, 1998*HEIL C, SEAL R.
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