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Summary for Field Activity Number 2002-027-FA

Alternate Leg ID: MK-0202; A-1-02-HW

Area of Operations: Kamiloloa, Pala au, Hale Olono, Puko o, Kamalo, Island of Molokai, Hawaii, United States, North America, North Pacific

Dates: February 14, 2002 to February 15, 2002

Objectives: Final recovery of two 21-bottle time-series sediment traps. Recovery of ~14 suspended sediment tube traps. Collection of 2 1.75-inch ID push cores. Downloading of salinity and turbidity data. Perform a post-recovery turbidity calibration bucket test. Clean, dismantle, and ship time-series trap tripods back to Woods Hole. Ship all other gear back to Woods Hole.

Type of Activity: Sampling

Information to be derived: Time series data
Samples and Chemical Analysis
Grain size analysis
Suspended Sediment Concentrations


USGS Project Number: 7241-32032

Contact: Michael Casso (

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