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Summary Information for Field Activity 1987-016-FA

Area of Operations: offshore central Louisiana, United States, Gulf of Mexico, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: May 03, 1987 to May 07, 1987

Chief scientist: Ron Circe

Objectives: To collect bottom samples offshore Isles Dernieres barrier islands.

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Summary: Water depth varied from 3 m to 25 m. I was very impressed by the underway grab sampler. Sidescan sonar: 463 km; Bottom grabs: 225.

Contact: Ron Circe ()

InfoBank: uses the identifier A-1-87-LA. Visit this site for more information.

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