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Summary for Field Activity Number 2006-003-FA

Alternate Leg ID: MH50-06

Area of Operations: Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: February 08, 2006 to February 08, 2006

Objectives: Recover an instrumented tripod (#805) at Massachusetts Bay Station A. Collect sediment cores at Stations 2 and 3. Deploy oxygen probe and benthic chambers. Collect water samples for determination of radium and radon concentrations.

Type of Activity: Sampling
Mooring work
Water sampling for radon measurements

Information to be derived: Time series data
Samples and Chemical Analysis

Summary: All activities were carried out successfully.

USGS Project Number: 2921-BOF96 - Project Description

Contact: Mike Bothner (

InfoBank: uses the identifier H-1-06-MY. Visit this site for more information.

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