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Summary Information for Field Activity 1994-027-FA

Area of Operations: western Lake Erie, southeastern Michigan, northwestern Ohio, United States, North America

Dates: June 14, 1994 to June 27, 1994

Chief scientist: Dave Nichols

   Gerry Shideler - USGS-Denver, CO; Byron Stone - USGS-Hartford, CT

Objectives: High-resolution seismic survey to determine Quaternary geologic framework in western Lake Erie basin; sidescan survey and grab samples to determine distribution of sand bodies for sediment budget analysis.

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Summary: Successfully acquired 74 km sidescan, 104 km seismic data of variable quality, and 20 lake bed samples.

Contact: Dave Nichols (

InfoBank: uses the identifier P-1-94-LE. Visit this site for more information.

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