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Gulf of Maine Contaminated Sediments Database
Entry ID: sediments_gom

Abstract: The overall objective of this project is to create a database of existing data on contaminants in sediment for the Gulf of Maine region that will be useful to persons throughout the region for scientific and management purposes. This task involves identification of data sources, entry of data into the database format, validation or scientific editing of the database, some analysis and synthesis of ... View entire text
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Description: Contaminated Sediments Database for the Gulf of Maine: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-403
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 44.7   S: 40.63   E: -67.27   W: -71.47

Data Center
Woods Hole Science Center, Coastal and Marine Geology, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 508-548-8700 x 2354
Email: marsenault at
Contact Address:
Woods Hole Science Center
384 Woods Hole Road
City: Woods Hole
Province or State: MA
Postal Code: 02543-1598
Country: USA
Bibliography of the Great Bay Estuary: New Hampshire and Maine In: Short, F.T. 1992 (ed.) The ecology of the Great Bay Estuary, New Hampshire and Maine: An Estuarine Profile and Bibliography. NOAA-Coastal Ocean Program Publ. 222 pp.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-01-29
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23