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Field Activity 2020-018-FA
Dates: June 01 to July 10
Location: Cascadia
Research Project: Subduction Zone Marine GeoHaz
Chief Scientist: Nathaniel Miller
Objectives: Multichannel seismic aquistion and seismic source for on-bottom recording to image structures and velocities of the Cascadia submarine forearc.

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Field Activity 2020-019-FA
Dates: June 08 to October 31
Location: Herring River Estuary, Cape Cod, Massachusetts, United States
Research Project: Biogeochemistry, groundwater monitoring, and environmental assessment
Chief Scientist: Kevin Kroeger, Meagan Gonneea
Objectives: Continuous monitoring of surface water and pore-water depth, salinity, and temperature, soil temperature and meteorological data in Herring River estuary to examine environmental geochemistry and health of the estuary.

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Field Activity 2020-017-FA
Dates: June 16 to July 07
Location: Cascadia
Research Project: CMHRP Program Office Operational Costs
Chief Scientist: Nathaniel Miller
Objectives: Active source ocean bottom seismograph deployment and recovery for measurement of forearc velocities

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Field Activity 2020-009-FA
Dates: July 10 to July 17
Location: Stellwagen Bank NMS
Research Project: National Seafloor Mapping and Benthic Habitat Studies: Atlantic
Chief Scientist: Page Valentine
Objectives: Collect seabed sediment samples for geological mapping project

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