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Summary for Field Activity Number 2007-014-FA

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

Dates: Mar 21, 2007 to Mar 21, 2007

Objectives: Collect sediment cores at Stations 2 and 3 for measurements or pore water profiles, erosion, solid phase chemistry. Collect bottom water at Station 2.

Type of Activity: Sampling
Photography
Water sampling

Information to be derived: Samples and Chemical Analysis

Summary: 7 cores were collected from Station 3, 2 cores collected from Station 2. About 10 gallons of bottom water were collected at Station 2. All core cutting (for pore water) and erosion experiments were conducted after transporting cores back to the lab in Woods Hole.

USGS Project Number: 2921-BOF96 - Project Description

Contact: Mike Bothner (mbothner@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier H-1-07-MA. Visit this site for more information.

Map for Area of Operations :

Map of field activity boundary.

Platform Info:
photo of MARCUS HANNA
MARCUS HANNA

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