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Summary Information for Field Activity 2012-031-FA

Area of Operations: Georges Bank, United States, North America, North Atlantic;Southern New England, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: July 06, 2012 to July 08, 2012

Chief scientist: Uri ten Brink

   Jeff McGuire, WHOI

Objectives: Deploy ocean bottom seismometers to record shear wave velocity of shallow sediments

Type of Activity: Sea floor mapping;

Information to be derived: ocean bottom seismometers

Summary: 12 OBS deployed as planned. Will be picked up in October at which point data will be offloaded

Contact: Uri ten Brink (

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Publications resulting from these data

Flores, C.H., ten Brink, U.S., McGuire, J.J., and Collins, J.A.,, Seismicity and attenuation of the continental margin off New York and New England from OBS data [abs.]: 2014 AGU Fall Meeting

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