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Summary for Field Activity Number 2000-074-FA

Alternate Leg ID: IB P-74-00-MY

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

Dates: September 22, 2000 to September 22, 2000

Objectives: Deploy two benthic chambers ("squirts") near the long-term Station 3. The purpose is to measure the flux of metals and nutrients from sediments. Discharge of sewage effluent from the Massachusetts Bay outfall began on September 6.

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USGS Project Number: 7241-32010

Contact: Mike Bothner (

InfoBank: uses the identifier P-74-00-MY. Visit this site for more information.

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