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Summary for Field Activity Number 2006-042-FA

Area of Operations: Tampa Bay, Florida, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: February 14, 2006 to February 17, 2006

Objectives: Day trips to field test LISST equipment; deploy Mooring #814.

Type of Activity: Mooring work

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

Summary: 2/14 - 2/15: Tested equipment. 2/16: First attempt to deploy mooring #814 (failed) in Tampa Bay. 2/17: Successfully deployed mooring #814 in Tampa Bay and ran additional tests; collected sediment samples for grain size analysis.

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Contact: Marinna Martini (

InfoBank: uses the identifier B-42-06-FL. Visit this site for more information.

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