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Summary Information for Field Activity 1970-005-FA

Area of Operations: southern Virgin Islands platform, U.S. Virgin Islands, United States, northeast Caribbean, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: April 15, 1970 to April 20, 1970

Chief scientist: Chuck Holmes

Objectives: Sampling.

Type of Activity: Sampling;

Information to be derived: Samples and chemical analysis; Grain size analysis;

Summary: Bottom samples.

Contact: Chuck Holmes ()

InfoBank: uses the identifier A-2-70-VI. Visit this site for more information.

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Publications resulting from these data

Garrison, Louis E., Holmes, Charles W., and Trumbull, James V. A.,1971, Geology of the insular shelf south of St. Thomas and St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands: U.S. Geological Survey Open-file Report 71-117, 38 p.. (Available as a PDF version). (Also available at

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