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Field Activity Details for field activity 1970-010-FA

Other ID: VERL 70-29

Status: Completed

Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): John S. Schlee

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Sampling: Geology

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Sampling.


Start Port/Location:

End Port/Location:

Start Date: 1970-09-14

End Date: 1970-09-18

Equipment Used: Grab sampler - Van Veen

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Samples: 13.

Staff: John S. Schlee

Affiliate Staff:



Massachusetts Bay, Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 42.5 South: 42.3 West: -70.85 East: -70.7


photo of Verrill, A. E.
Verrill, A. E.


Buczkowski, B.J., and Kelsey, S.A., 2007, Archival policies and collections database for the Woods Hole Science Center's marine sediment samples: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2006-1187, CD-ROM, URL:

Tucholke, B.E., Oldale, R. N., and Hollister, C. D., 1972, Map showing echo-sounding survey (3.5 kHz) of Massachusetts and Cape Cod Bays, western Gulf of Maine: U.S. Geological Survey Map I-716, 1 sheet.


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Grab sampler - Van Veen --- Geology
1970-010-FA-SC-001 ( GRAB, UNKNOWN samples)

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