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Summary for Field Activity Number 2003-041-FA

Area of Operations: Vineyard Sound, Falmouth Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: September 02, 2003 to September 10, 2003

Objectives: Sub-bottom survey of Vineyard Sound using EdgeTech 512i Chirp system. The survey objective is to collect a grid of sub-bottom data to define the Quaternary geologic framework of the area in relation to the onshore geology.

Type of Activity: Seismic profiling

Information to be derived: Sea Floor Map


USGS Project Number: TBD

Contact: Dave Foster (

InfoBank: uses the identifier A-5-03-MA. Visit this site for more information.

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Map of field activity boundary.

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photo of ASTERIAS

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