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Summary for Field Activity Number 2003-044-FA

Area of Operations: The Race, eastern Long Island Sound, western Block Island Sound, New York, Connecticut, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: September 29, 2003 to October 10, 2003

Objectives: Multibeam bathymetry and backscatter; Knudsen CHIRP sub-bottom profiling.

Type of Activity: Sea floor mapping

Information to be derived: Sea Floor Map
Bathymetric Maps

Summary: A bathymetric and sub-bottom survey of The Race (NOAA sheet G) was completed in eastern Long Island Sound and western Block Island Sound.

USGS Project Number: 2921-AOQ16 - Project Description

Contact: Larry Poppe (

InfoBank: uses the identifier J-1-03-LI. Visit this site for more information.

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