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Summary for Field Activity Number 2008-043-FA

Alternate Leg ID: T-43-08-NB

Area of Operations: Manhasset Bay, Northport Harbor, Long Island, Long Island Sound, New York, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: October 19, 2008 to October 31, 2008

Objectives: Piezometer sampling in Manhasset and Northport areas of Long Island (adjacent to Long Island Sound). Fall follow-up of May 2008 effort (field activity number 08007).

Type of Activity: Sampling

Information to be derived:

Summary: Piezometer samples collected from both Manhasset Bay and Northport Harbor. This included abbreviated shore-perpendicular sampling in each location and modest distributed sampling in Manhasset only. Also radon time series was generated from Manhasset only.

USGS Project Number: 2921-0I467 - Project Description

Contact: John Crusius (

InfoBank: uses the identifier T-43-08-NB. Visit this site for more information.

Map for Area of Operations :

Map of field activity boundary.

Platform Info:
photo of TERRAPIN

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