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File Name /infobank/<letter>/<activityid>/meta/<activity-id>.notes
Style activity first line style, multi-record, in mixed case, without tabs
Mnemonic
(ActivityID, Notes)   

    
Fortran format
(a7, t10, a)  

    
Purpose supplemental information
Derivative FACS Overview logbook

Example

         1         2         3         4
1234567890123456789012345678901234567890
    
L196SC    Sam Clarke (USGS/USGS), Mike Kennedy (Calif. Div. of Mines and Geology), and Clive Moody (Pelagos, Inc.) 
recently collaborated in the collection of approx. 150 line-km of digitally recorded Geopulse data from the vicinity of the 
Coronado Bridge in San Diego Bay aboard the Pelagos boat, LOCATOR. This work was the first part of a two-part study.....
  
      


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