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Summary for Field Activity Number 2007-044-FA

Area of Operations: tide pool, Sandwich Town Beach, Sandwich, Massachusetts, Cape Cod Bay, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: December 12, 2007 to December 12, 2007

Objectives: Study the ecology of the invasive tunicate Didemnum vexillum and its response to seasonal temperature changes in a New England tide pool habitat.

Type of Activity: Sampling

Information to be derived:

Summary: Collected 1,669 digital photos (jpeg format on CD-ROM) of Didemnum vexillum colonies and tide pool, and time series temperature data.

USGS Project Number: 2921-0FO11 - Project Description

Contact: Page Valentine (

InfoBank: uses the identifier F-44-07-MY. Visit this site for more information.

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