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Summary for Field Activity Number 2009-058-FA

Area of Operations: WHOI Dock, Great Harbor, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: July 20, 2009 to July 20, 2009

Objectives: Monitor experiment on the invasive colonial tunicate Didemnum vexillum at the WHOI dock.

Type of Activity: Photography

Information to be derived: Ecological data.

Summary: Collected 33 digital photos (jpg format on CD-ROM) of settlement plates and milk crates with Didemnum vexillum colonies. Collected 6 tissue samples of D. vexillum from settlement plates preserved in formalin. Cleaned plates and returned to water. Field notes.

USGS Project Number: 2921-0FO11 - Project Description

Contact: Page Valentine (pvalentine@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier D-58-09-BZ. Visit this site for more information.

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Map of field activity boundary.

Platform Info:
WHOI DOCK

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