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ID A-1-07-PS
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Pacific Science Center,University of Washington. Chief Scientist: Eric Grossman. Sediment Coring data (augercore) of field activity A-1-07-PS in Thatcher Bay, Blakely Isl., San Juan Islands, WA from 08/23/2007 to 08/26/2007
Organization United States Geological Survey, Pacific Science Center
University of Washington
Project/Theme Coastal Habitats in Puget Sound
Chief Scientist Eric Grossman
Activity Type Sediment Coring
Platform Auklet
Area of Operation Thatcher Bay, Blakely Isl., San Juan Islands, WA, Puget Sound, WA
Bounding Coordinates
48.55252
-122.81617    -122.81537
48.55151
Ports LEAVE Friday Harbor, WA
ARRIVE Friday Harbor, WA
Dates 08/23/2007 (JD 235) to 08/26/2007 (JD 238)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Joel Breems
Crew
Eric Grossman Chief Scientist, USGS
Joel Breems Co-Chief, U of M
Equipment Used
augercore
Purpose
Determine distribution and thickness of fine wood waste (wood pulp) from
abandoned pulp mill that has accumulated in the nearshore and now has created
anoxic conditions.
Information to be Derived
Lateral and vertical distribution of buried fine wood waste and overlying
sediment, foraminifer community structural variations associated with
concentrated wood waste and anoxia.
Summary
Thirty two cores ranging 0.5 to 2.0 m in length between approximately -0.5 to
2.0 m above mean lower low water in Thatcher Bay.
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A-1-07-PS location map of where navigation 

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A-1-07-PS location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

 
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