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Summary Information for Field Activity 2004-012-FA

Area of Operations: Ninigret Pond, Charlestown Breachway, Rhode Island Coastal Ponds, Rhode Island, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: January 13, 2004 to January 13, 2004

Chief scientist: John Bratton
John Crusius

   John Masterson, WRD

Objectives: Electrical resistivity surveying of Ninigret Pond to detect sub-estuarine fresh groundwater; CHIRP seismic survey to image basal Holocene reflector.

Type of Activity: Sampling; Electrical resistivity surveying;Electrical resistivity surveying

Information to be derived: CHIRP and electrical resistivity data

Summary: Weather was extremely cold. Access to full pond was limited by ice; offshore surveys cancelled due to rough seas.

Contact: John Bratton (

InfoBank: uses the identifier H-1-04-RI. Visit this site for more information.

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