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Field Activity Details for field activity 1975-010-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Bradford Butman

Affiliate Investigator(s): Robert C. Beardsley, WHOI

Information Specialist(s): Frances Lightsom

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Conduct a hydrographic survey on Georges Bank.


Start Port/Location:

End Port/Location:

Start Date: 1975-06-18

End Date: 1975-06-23

Equipment Used: Loran-C

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: XBT traces: Stations 1 - 21A.

Staff: Bradford Butman

Affiliate Staff:
Robert Beardsley - WHOI

Notes: Submitted 08/24/09 by A. Orton for B. Butman.


Georges Bank, United States, North America, North Atlantic,

North: 42.95 South: 40.05 West: -70.77 East: -64.97


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Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Loran-C --- Navigation

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