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Summary for Field Activity Number 2003-055-FA

Alternate Leg ID: Hudson Cruise 2003-054

Area of Operations: German Bank, Gulf of Maine, Canada, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: September 07, 2003 to September 21, 2003

Objectives: Ground truthing multibeam map imagery for the purpose of constructing geologic maps of German Bank.

Type of Activity: Seismic profiling
Sea floor mapping

Information to be derived: Time series data
Samples and Chemical Analysis
Grain size analysis
Habitat maps
Sea Floor Map

Summary: Contact Chief Scientist, Brian Todd, Geological Survey of Canada, Bedford Institute, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada, for post cruise report: Hudson 2003-054.

USGS Project Number: unknown

Contact: Page Valentine (

InfoBank: uses the identifier H-55-03-GU. Visit this site for more information.

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