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Summary Information for Field Activity 2010-033-FA

Area of Operations: Rhode Island Sound, Rhode Island, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: July 21, 2010 to July 23, 2010

Chief scientist: Larry Poppe

Objectives: Ground-truth NOAA multibeam surveys H11922 and H11996 in Rhode Island Sound.

Type of Activity: Sampling; Photography;

Information to be derived: Bottom photography

Summary:

Contact: Dann Blackwood (dblackwood@usgs.gov)
Larry Poppe (lpoppe@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier R-33-10-RI. Visit this site for more information.

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RAFAEL

Publications resulting from these data

Poppe, L.J., McMullen, K.Y., Ackerman, S.D., Blackwood, D.S., Irwin, B.J., Schaer, J.D., and Forrest, M.R.,2011, Sea-Floor Geology and Character of Eastern Rhode Island Sound West of Gay Head, Massachusetts: U. S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2011-1004, DVD-Rom and online. (Also available at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2011/1004/)

McMullen, K.Y., Poppe, L.J., Ackerman, S.D., Blackwood, D.S., Schaer, J.D., Nadeau ,M.A., and Wood, D.A.,2011, Surficial geology of the sea floor in central Rhode Island Sound, southeast of Point Judith, Rhode Island: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2011-1005. (Also available at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2011/1005/)

McMullen, K.Y., and Poppe, L.J,, Geologic Mapping Offshore of Rhode Island: WHCMSC Page

Poppe, L.J., and McMullen, K.Y.,, : 2014 AGU Ocean Sciences Meeting, Honolulu, HI

McMullen, K.Y., Poppe, L.J., and Parker, C.E.,, Character, Distribution, and Ecological Significance of Storm-Wave Induced Scour in Rhode Island Sound, USA: Geo-Marine Letters

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