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Summary Information for Field Activity 1984-021-FA

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

Dates: October 25, 1984 to October 25, 1984

Chief scientist: John Moody

Objectives: Deploy tripod #287 and subsurface mooring #288; collect mud grab samples.

Type of Activity: Sampling; Mooring work;

Information to be derived: Time series data;Samples and chemical analysis;

Summary: Moorings deployed: 2 (#287 and 288 recovered FA 85001 ASTERIAS Jan. 14, 1985). Mud grab samples collected.

Contact: John Moody ()

InfoBank: uses the identifier A-25-84-BZ. Visit this site for more information.

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Publications resulting from these data

Butman, Bradford, Signell, Richard, Shoukimas, Polly, and Beardsley, Robert C.,1988, Current observations in Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, 1982-1986; data report: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 88-5, 211 p.. (Also available at

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