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Summary for Field Activity Number 2006-010-FA

Area of Operations: Throgs Neck Bridge, Bronx, New York, Bridgeport, Connecticut, Long Island Sound, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: Mar 24, 2006 to Mar 26, 2006

Objectives: Collect 2 diver assisted push cores, 8 grab samples for Larry Poppe (USGS), and additional grab samples for USMMA and CCNY.

Type of Activity: Sampling

Information to be derived:

Summary: 2 diver-assisted cores were collected near the Throgs Neck Bridge. These cores were collected for Dr. Zhang-CCNY. 8 Van Veen grab samples were collected for Larry Poppe (USGS) at his Bridgeport site.

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Contact: Rick Rendigs (

InfoBank: uses the identifier S-1-06-LI. Visit this site for more information.

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Platform Info:
photo of STORM

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