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Summary Information for Field Activity 2012-007-FA

Area of Operations: Mid-Atlantic Slope

Dates: September 28, 2012 to October 04, 2012

Chief scientist: Jason Chaytor

Objectives: Piston core the Currituck landslide and landslide features south of Balitmore Canyon. Collect seafloor images from different environments within the Currituck Landslide.

Type of Activity: Sampling;Mid-Atlantic Bight, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Information to be derived: Samples and chemical analysis;Grain size analysis;Physical property data;

Summary: 24 Piston cores 5 TowCam stations (several thousand images) 3.5 kHz data

Contact: Jason Chaytor (jchaytor@usgs.gov)

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Hugh R. Sharp

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