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Summary for Field Activity Number 2007-027-FA

Area of Operations: Arctic Ocean, Canadian Basin, Canada, North America

Dates: August 30, 2007 to October 11, 2007

Objectives: Canada-U.S. cooperative multichannel seismic profiling in the Arctic Ocean in support of delimiting the outer boundary of the extended continental shelf under Article 76 of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea.

Type of Activity: Seismic profiling

Information to be derived: Sediment thickness, bathymetry and morphology
Tectonics of the Arctic Canada Basin


USGS Project Number: 2921-0FQ10 - Project Description

Contact: Deborah Hutchinson (

InfoBank: uses the identifier L-1-07-AR. Visit this site for more information.

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