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Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM17 (V1714)
Sample: 108SBT
Device: dredge
Latitude: 44.3666
Longitude: -59.0833
Water Depth(m): 93
Date: 19610812
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Comments: 1 lrg plastic bag
Description: Sediment: Poorly sorted sand; Clear quartz makes up at 90% of the sediment. The minor fraction includes light and dark colored lithic fragments. Bottom fauna: Pelecypod valves (oval, elongate), live flat worms and small crustacea.