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Results of 1989 U.S. Moorings Sediment Quality Evaluation
Entry ID: BESTsed02

Abstract: Samples were taken at three stations the Willametter
River-U.S. Moorings in Portland Harbor. Three samples were taken 15
feet out from the berthing dock and ranged from 4-6.5 feet in length.
A sample composite was created using sub-samples of the sediment
collected from stations M-1, M-2, and M-3 which was analyzed for
dioxins and furans. This sample was renamed M-4 for entry in the

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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 45.6   S: 45.4   E: -122.5   W: -123.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Mark Siipola, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Dataset Title: Results of 1989 U.S. Moorings Sediment Quality Evaluation
Dataset Release Date: unknown
Dataset Release Place: Seattle, Washington
Dataset Publisher: Washington State Department of Ecology
Data Presentation Form: pdf
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1991-10-01
Stop Date: 1991-10-01
Quality Three stations in the Willamette River-U.S. Moorings in Portland
Harbor were sampled for dioxins, furans, metals, PAH, phthalates and
phenols; pesticides, and PCBs in October 1991fifteen feet out from the
berthing dock of the dredger Essayons at RM 6.2 of the Willamette
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Pacific Northwest, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: (206) 553-2135
Fax: (206) 553-0119
Email: davoli.dana at
Contact Address:
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Region 10
0ea095, 1200 6th Avenue
City: Seattle
Province or State: Washington
Postal Code: 98101
Country: USA
Phone: (503) 326-6463
Email: Mark.D.Siipola at
Contact Address:
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
City: Portland
Province or State: Oregon
Country: USA
Britton, J. 1989. Results of 1989 U.S. Moorings sediment quality
evaluation. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Portland District,
Portland, OR.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-04-27
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24
Future DIF Review Date: 2002-04-27