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Repository: USGSSP [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Gilbert
Cruise: 96GFP01 (G-1-96-LA)
Sample: Pon9602
Device: core, vibrating
Latitude: 30.2564
Longitude: -89.9887
Date: 19960926
PI: Jim Flocks
Core length (cm): 482
Diameter (cm): 7.62

Sample destroyed in Hurricane Katrina; Sediment sample source: collected during USGS Field Activity; Sample location: Louisiana, Lake Pontchartrain; compaction (m): 0.515112
1 :    [material from this subsample is not available]
Comments: Additional data and information available for this sample: description; digitized core profile (online); USGS publication (online): Flocks, J.G., New Field Sampling Techniques and Data Description, 1998, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-805, available on-line at: