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Summary Information for Field Activity 1986-031-FA

Area of Operations: Cape Henry to Rudee Inlet, Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: December 08, 1986 to December 13, 1986

Chief scientist: Ron Circe

Objectives: Offshore survey using high-resolution geophysical equipment to collaborate with previously collected vibracores. Data will be used to assess area for quality sand to be used as nourishment for Virginia Beach.

Type of Activity: Seismic profiling; Sea floor mapping;Sea Floor Mapping

Information to be derived: Sand distribution map

Summary: Approximately 100 km continuous data collected.

Contact: Ron Circe ()

InfoBank: uses the identifier H-2-86-VA. Visit this site for more information.

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