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Data Collected in Support of the Longshore Water-Current Velocity and the Potential for Transport of Contaminants pilot study in Lake Erie

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2015-06-24
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2015-06-25
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2015-08-11
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2015-08-18
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2015-08-19

Citation

Hittle, E.A., 2017, Data Collected in Support of the Longshore Water-Current Velocity and the Potential for Transport of Contaminants Pilot Study in Lake Erie: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/F7KP808D.

Summary

This data release supports the following publication: Hittle, Elizabeth, 2017, Longshore Water-Current Velocity and the Potential for Transport of Contaminants: A Pilot Study in Lake Erie from Walnut Creek to Presque Isle State Park Beaches, Erie, Pennsylvania, June and August 2015: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2016–1206 126 p., https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr20161206 Data were collected in Lake Erie between Walnut Creek and Presque Isle State Park (PSIP) Beach 1 in June and August 2015 to support a pilot study looking at water-current velocity and the potential for contaminant transport within that area. Water-current velocity transects were collected on June 24, 25, August 18 and 19 with a Teledyne Rio Grande 1200 kHz acoustic [...]

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Point of Contact :
Elizabeth A Hittle
Originator :
Elizabeth A Hittle
Metadata Contact :
Elizabeth A Hittle
publisher :
U.S. Geological Survey
Distributor :
U.S. Geological Survey - ScienceBase
USGS Mission Area :
Water Resources
SDC Data Owner :
Pennsylvania Water Science Center

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Data were collected to look at the potential transport of contaminants from Walnut Creek to Presque Isle State Park Beach 1

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DOI https://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/item/identifier doi:10.5066/F7KP808D

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