Field Activity 01RCE03

Identifier 01RCE03
Alternate names G-3-01-LA
Purpose To evaluate the storage and transport of particle reactive, environmentally relevant contaminates through the Mississippi River and Atchafalaya River delta complexes to the near-shore Gulf of Mexico.
Location Lake Pontchartrain Inner Harbor Navigation Canal & Mississippi River, Louisiana
Summary Collected 7 vibracores along the Mississippi River and Delta.
Info derived Sediment cores will be used to evaluate the distribution and concentrations of key contaminates.
G.K. Gilbert
Start Cocodrie, Louisiana 2001-05-19
End Cocodrie, Louisiana 2001-05-25
West -89.35642004
East -88.94576311
North 29.32760116
South 28.92789473


600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators James G Flocks
Crew members
Information specialist(s)
James G Flocks
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Location-Elevation, Sampling
Data type: Navigation, Geology

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
GPS Navigation 1
Vibracorer Geology 1


Datasets produced in this activity

Dataset name Equipment Description Dataset contact
Station Locations GPS James G Flocks
Core descriptions Vibracorer James G Flocks


Samples collected during this field activity