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Summary Information for Field Activity 1975-007-FA

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

Dates: May 21, 1975 to May 25, 1975

Chief scientist: Jim Robb

Objectives: Obtain 40 vibracores, each approximately 15 ft. long, in Buzzards Bay and perform size analysis.

Type of Activity: Sampling;

Information to be derived: Grain size analysis; Morphology;

Summary: Vibracores: 40 (#1-3, 5-7, 10-12, 14-17, 19, 22-25, 27, and 29-30).

Contact: Jim Robb (

InfoBank: uses the identifier T-1-75-BZ. Visit this site for more information.

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Publications resulting from these data

Robb, James M., and Oldale, Robert N.,1977, Preliminary geologic maps, Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-889, 2 sheets. (Available as a PDF version). (Also available at

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