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Summary Information for Field Activity 1974-005-FA

Area of Operations: Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: June 18, 1974 to June 23, 1974

Chief scientist: Chuck O'Hara
Bob Oldale

Objectives: Obtain vibracores in Cape Cod Bay using Alpine Electric Vibracore System.

Type of Activity: Vibracoring;Vibracoring

Information to be derived: Grain size analysis; Sea floor map; Morphology;

Summary: Collected 28 vibracores, bathymetry, gravity, magnetics, and seismic data.

Contact: Chuck O'Hara ()
Bob Oldale (

InfoBank: uses the identifier T-1-74-CD. Visit this site for more information.

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Publications resulting from these data

Oldale, Robert N., and O'Hara, Charles J.,1990, Maps showing the geology of the inner continental shelf, Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-2118, 4 sheets. (Available as a PDF version). (Also available at

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