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Summary Information for Field Activity 1981-010-FA

Area of Operations: intraslope basins, Carancahua Basin, Gyre Basin, Orca Basin, Mississippi Delta, Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: May 01, 1981 to May 09, 1981

Chief scientist: Jack Kindinger
Ann Martin

Objectives: Collect box and piston cores from 3 intraslope basins and from an area of the Mississippi Delta. Samples to be analyzed for geochemicals, texture and geotechnical parameters.

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Information to be derived:

Summary: 12 kHz bathymetry data: 10 nm (18.5 km); 3.5 kHz seismic reflection data: 50 nm (92.6 km); Box cores: 11; Piston cores: 10; Dredge: 1; Drift bottles deployed: 24.

Contact: Jack Kindinger (jkindinger@usgs.gov)
Ann Martin ()

InfoBank: uses the identifier G-71-81-GM. Visit this site for more information.

InfoBank: uses the identifier G-71-81-GM. Visit this site for more information.

Related Links: http://quashnet.er.usgs.gov/data/1981/81010/archive/index.html

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