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Summary for Field Activity Number 2001-066-FA

Alternate Leg ID: IB C-1-01-LI

Area of Operations: Long Island Sound, Connecticut, New York, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: October 30, 2001 to November 02, 2001

Objectives: Sediment coring for longer cores to be used for metals and foram analysis. Sediment grabs for examining most recent sedimentation. Water sampling for hydrographic surveying (salinity, temperature, surface and deep water sample collection).

Type of Activity: Sampling

Information to be derived: Samples and Chemical Analysis


USGS Project Number: 7241-32040

Contact: Ellen Mecray (

InfoBank: uses the identifier C-1-01-LI. Visit this site for more information.

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