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Summary for Field Activity Number 2004-043-FA

Area of Operations: Ashumet Pond, Falmouth, Mashpee, Massachusetts, United States, North America

Dates: August 03, 2004 to August 09, 2004

Objectives: Diver-assisted installation of seepage meters and minipiezometers.

Type of Activity: Sampling

Information to be derived: Samples and Chemical Analysis

Summary: USGS divers assisted with the installation and processing of subsurface seepage meters, Henry drive point mini-piezometers, and drive point piezometers well processing. Water samples were collected in all cases for the analysis of relative concentrations of phosphorous. The water samples were analyzed by WRD scientists on-site using photometer instrumentation.


Contact: Rick Rendigs (

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Map of field activity boundary.

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photo of WRD DRILL RIG

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