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Summary Information for Field Activity 2001-052-FA

Area of Operations: Flower Garden Banks, northwest Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: May 27, 2001 to June 02, 2001

Chief scientist: Kathy Scanlon

   Doug Weaver, USGS/BRD, Gainesville, FL

Objectives: Sediment sampling of the Sanctuary and nearby areas for habitat mapping.

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Contact: Jill Rozycki (

InfoBank: uses the identifier F-1-01-GM. Visit this site for more information.

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Publications resulting from these data

Scanlon, Kathryn M., Ackerman, Seth D., and Rozycki, Jill E.,2003, Texture, carbonate content, and preliminary maps of surficial sediments of the Flower Garden Banks area, northwestern Gulf of Mexico outer shelf: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2003-2, CD-ROM. (Also available at

Scanlon, Kathryn M., Ackerman, Seth D., and Rozycki, Jill E.,2005, Sedimentary environments of east and west Flower Garden Banks area: Gulf of Mexico Science, v. 23, no. 1: p. 115-123

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