Other ID: MK-0401; IB A-2-01-MK
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Kamiloloa, Pala'au, Molokai, Hawaii, United States, North America, North Pacific;
Principal Investigator(s): Michael Bothner
Affiliate Investigator(s): Michael Field - Santa Cruz
Information Specialist(s): Michael Casso
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover and redeploy two sediment trap tripods and a number of tube-style sediment traps. Three day trips are anticipated to complete the equipment turn-arounds.
Start Date: 2001-04-24
Start Port/Location: Kaunakakai, Molokai, HI
End Date: 2001-05-01
End Port/Location: Kaunakakai, Molokai, HI
Equipment Used: Plugger GPS, Sediment traps
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 4/24: Recovery and deployment of tube traps on mud flat south of Hotel Molokai. 4/25: Recovery of Honjo instrument packages at Pala'au and Kamiloloa. Recovery and deployment of tube traps at Pala'au and Kamiloloa. Curt Storlazzi recovered Dobie at Hale Olono. 4/28: Deployment of Honjo instrument packages at Pala'au and Kamiloloa. Deployment of Dobie and tube trap at Hale Olono. 4/29: Mike Field and Curt Storlazzi deployed tube tube traps and Dobies at Puko'o and Kamalo. Moorings recovered: 2 (#MOK2MC1 and MOK2MC2 deployed FA 01014 ALYCE C Jan. 8-9, 2001). Moorings deployed: 2 (#642 and 643 recovered FA 01063 ALYCE C Jul. 31 - Aug. 5, 2001).
Staff: Michael Bothner, Michael Casso, Richard Rendigs
Notes: Rick Rendigs submitted the Woods Hole dive plan. Original Center People field contained: Mike Bothner, Michael Casso, Richard Rendigs - all will be working at sea and SCUBA diving.
Bothner, M.H., Reynolds, Richard L., Casso, Michael A., Storlazzi, Curt D., and Field, Michael E., 2006, Quantity, composition, and source of sediment collected in sediment traps along the fringing coral reef off Molokai, Hawaii: Marine Pollution Bulletin, v. 52 no. 9, doi: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2006.01.008.