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Summary for Field Activity Number 2008-036-FA

Alternate Leg ID: T-36-08-BZ

Area of Operations: West Falmouth Harbor, Falmouth, Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: September 08, 2008 to September 10, 2008

Objectives: Collection of shallow groundwater and surface water samples for analysis of nutrients and dissolved greenhouse gases. Chamber measurements of greenhouse gases.

Type of Activity: Sampling

Information to be derived: Samples and Chemical Analysis

Summary: Groundwater sampling of cluster wells in W. Falmouth Harbor. Measured and recorded geochemical parameters (ph, temp, conductivity, salinity, dissolved oxygen, ORP), collected gas and water samples for greenhouse gas analysis (analyzed upon return) and water samples for nutrient analysis (stored in freezer for later analysis).

USGS Project Number: 2921-D5801 - Project Description

Contact: Adrian Green (

InfoBank: uses the identifier T-36-08-BZ. Visit this site for more information.

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Map of field activity boundary.

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