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Summary Information for Field Activity 2005-032-FA

Area of Operations: Martha's Vineyard Coastal Observatory, south of Edgartown, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: August 29, 2005 to August 29, 2005

Chief scientist: Chris Sherwood

Objectives: Deploy tripods at MVCO in conjunction with ONR OASIS project.

Type of Activity: Mooring work;

Information to be derived: Time series data;Grain size analysis;

Summary: Deployed USGS flow tripod; deployed USGS particle tripod; deployed Dalhousie/Bedford Institute tripod. Obtained grab samples at USGS site; obtained water-bottle samples at nearby site.

Contact: Chris Sherwood (

InfoBank: uses the identifier C-2-05-MA. Visit this site for more information.

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grab, hand samples


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