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Summary Information for Field Activity 1991-021-FA

Area of Operations: nearshore zone off Illinois Beach State Park, southern Lake Michigan, Illinois, Great Lakes, United States, North America

Dates: July 11, 1991 to July 18, 1991

Chief scientist: Jim Booth

Objectives: Collect in situ data on sand density, statigraphy and penetration resistance of lake floor, and photograph lake floor (SCUBA divers); collect grab samples in nearshore zone; field test new In-Situ Cone Penetrometer system.

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Contact: Jim Booth (

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