Other ID: MK-0701; IB A-1-01-HW
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 (USGS, Santa Cruz)
Information Specialist(s): Michael Casso, Frances Lightsom
Data Type(s): Sampling: Geology, Environmental Data: Turbidity, Environmental Data: Conductivity, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover, clean, repower and deploy 2 time series traps, OBSes, and microcats. Exchange standard tube traps along the reef front.
Start Date: 2001-07-31
Start Port/Location: Kaunankakai, HI
End Date: 2001-08-05
End Port/Location: Kaunakakai, HI
Equipment Used: Sediment traps, Optical Backscatter, Trident subsurface porewater conductivity probe, GPS (wh), Visual navigation
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 7/31: Mike F. and Curt S. recover and deploy tube trap at Hale Olono. 8/1: Recovery and deployment of tube traps on mud flat south of Hotel Molokai. 8/2: Recovery of Honjo instrument packages at Pala'au and Kamiloloa. Recovery and deployment of tube traps at Kamiloloa. 8/3: Mike F. and Curt S. recover and deploy tube traps at Puko'o and Kamalo. 8/4: Deployment of Honjo instrument package at Pala'au. Recovery and deployment of tube trap at Pala'au. 8/5: Deployment of Honjo instrument package at Kamiloloa. Recovery and deployment of tube trap at Kamiloloa. Moorings recovered: 2 (#642 and 643 both deployed FA 01054 ALYCE C Apr. 24 - May 1, 2001). Moorings deployed: 2 (#661 and 662 both recovered FA 01084 ALYCE C Nov. 8-14, 2001).
Staff: Jonathan Borden, Michael Casso, Richard Rendigs
Notes: Original Submitted By field contained: Mike Bothner, Michael Casso.
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.