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Contaminated Sediments Database

Development and Mapping


Frank T. Manheim



USGS, Contaminated
Sediments Team

US Geological Survey, MS 954
12201 Sunrise Valley Dr.,
Reston VA 20192
Tel: 703 648 6150
fax 703 648 6252



Boston Harbor - Mass. Bay Other activities
Sediment chemical database & interpretive products Gulf of Maine sediment chemical database & interpretive products
Boston Harbor Ecosystems, in cooperation with New England Aquarium: web site for scientific & educational products New York Bight, sediment chemical database (1998)
Digital coastlines Chesapeake Bay sediment chemical database
Lake Pontchartrain- SE Louisiana Offshore hard minerals; Coastal & marine White paper
Sediment chemical database & interpretive products Gray literature access & scientific citation
Cooperation with Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation & other organizations: Illustrated environmental & geological bibliography & outreach products Coastal hydrology (offshore groundwater & chemical database - cooperative with Water Resources Div., Columbia, S.C.)
Delmarva Coastal Bay
thumbnail of a data plot from the publication Manheim, F.T., Krantz, D.E., Snyder, D.S., and Sturgis, B., 2002, Streamer resistivity surveys in Delmarva Coastal Bays, Proceedings Symposium on the Application of Geophysics to Environmental and Engineering Problems (SAGEEP), 2002, paper 13GSL5, 17 p.