Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Tampa Bay, Florida, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Marinna Martini
Information Specialist(s): Marinna Martini
Data Type(s): Environmental Data: Current, Environmental Data: Turbidity, Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology, Visual Identification: Ground Truthing, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Day trips to field test LISST equipment; deploy Mooring #814.
Start Date: 2006-02-14
End Date: 2006-02-17
Equipment Used: ADCP, Optical Backscatter, Ponar clamshell sediment sampler, Mooring tripod, GPS (wh), DGPS
Information to be Derived: Time series data; Samples and chemical analysis; Grain size analysis;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 2/14 - 2/15: Tested equipment. 2/16: First attempt to deploy mooring #814 (failed) in Tampa Bay. 2/17: Successfully deployed mooring #814 in Tampa Bay and ran additional tests; collected sediment samples for grain size analysis.
Staff: Marinna Martini
Notes: Report submitted 01/22/2009 by A. Orton for Marinna Martini.