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Summary Information for Field Activity 2007-018-FA

Area of Operations: Cape Cod National Seashore, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Salt Pond, Cape Cod National Seashore, Eastham, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: April 26, 2007 to April 30, 2007

Chief scientist: Kevin Kroeger

   John Colman, WRD

Objectives: Sampling multi-level groundwater samplers in shoreline transects on north shore of Salt Pond for geochemical parameters, collection of DOC/DIC and N2/Ar samples.

Type of Activity: Sampling;

Information to be derived: Samples and chemical analysis;

Summary: We collected in the range of 100 groundwater samples at the land/sea interface. Colman (WRD) had nutrient analyses conducted. Our group sent DOC/DIC samples to Univ. California, Davis Stable Isotope Facility. In addition, we analyzed N2 and Ar gas concentrations by membrane inlet mass spectrometry.

Contact: Adrian Green (adriangreen@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier B-1-07-CD. Visit this site for more information.

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Platform Info:
SHORE SMALL BOAT

Publications resulting from these data

Bratton, John F.,2010, The three scales of submarine groundwater flow and discharge across passive continental margins: The Journal of Geology, v. 118, no. 5: p. 565-575. (Also available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/655114)

Data Types and Locations:

GeochemistryGeophysicsSamples

 

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