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.
Platform
G.K. Gilbert
40'
Itinerary
Start Cocodrie, Louisiana 2001-05-19
End Cocodrie, Louisiana 2001-05-25
Bounds
West -89.35642004
East -88.94576311
North 29.32760116
South 28.92789473

Personnel

Organization
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

Datasets produced in this activity

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

Publications

Samples collected during this field activity