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Summary Information for Field Activity 1997-002-FA

Area of Operations: western Long Island Sound, Connecticut, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: March 25, 1997 to March 28, 1997

Chief scientist: Larry Poppe

   Ralph Lewis - LISRC, CGNHS, CT-DEP

Objectives: Bottom photography and textural, geochemical and biological sampling to map nearshore regional textural distributions in western Long Island Sound.

Type of Activity:

Information to be derived:


Contact: Larry Poppe (

InfoBank: uses the identifier D-2-97-LI. Visit this site for more information.

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Publications resulting from these data

Poppe, Lawrence J., and Polloni, Chris, eds.,1998, Long Island Sound environmental studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, CD-ROM. (Also available at

Data Types and Locations:


Sample log for western Long Island Sound, March 25-28, 1997, including sample description, video camera transects, and still camera exposures.


Data is in the Data Library - contact Data Manager (


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