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Summary for Field Activity Number 2010-016-LW

Alternate Leg ID: 20100114

Area of Operations: Gas Hydrate Laboratory, U.S. Geological Survey, Woods Hole Science Center, 384 Woods Hole Road, Woods Hole, MA 02543

Dates: January 14, 2010 to February 01, 2010

Objectives: To see if we could replicate the hydrate formation described by Priest, Rees and others in their 2009 JGR article.

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Information to be derived: Time series data

Summary: This was a test of the Southampton method for methane hydrate formation in sands. See Journal of Geophysical Research, 2009 article by J. Priest, E. Rees and others.

USGS Project Number: 2921-OFP20 - Project Description

Contact: Bill Waite (

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