Contaminated Sediments Database for the Gulf of Maine, OFR 02-403
How to Reach Us
How to Access
Data Tables & Maps
& Outside Links
How to access data in the Contaminated Sediments Database
This web site provides the background text and description
of the Gulf of Maine database project, access to viewing and downloading
the data tables, and information on the size and format of tables and
The data tables are accessible through the section in this document titled "Data Tables & Contaminant Distribution." The metadata tables are accessible through the section in this document titled "Content Overview."
The database tables are:
*Note: files are also provided in tab delimited text format.
Downloading a selected file using Internet Explorer
1.) Click on the link to the file and it will automatically
open in your web browser. Then choose File/Save As to save to
the folder you select on your hard drive.
Downloading a selected file using Netscape
1.) Click on the file to display a dialog box
which asks "What do you want to do with this file?"
Choose "Open it" to open the file in the specified program
(data tables are in EXCEL format.) In EXCEL, Choose File/Save
As to save to the folder you select on your hard drive.