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Field Activity Details for field activity 2016-361-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

Organization(s): USGS, St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center

Funding Program(s): Coral Reef Ecosystems Studies - CREST (GX.22.MN00.E3R50.00)

Principal Investigator(s): Kimberly Yates

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Nathan Goldstein, Mitchell Lemon

Data Type(s): Geochemical: Surveys (geochemical)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Download and service Ocean Carbon System and collect validation samples.

Vehicle(s): Ford F-350 Dually - Silver (GSA), Chevy Suburban Silver

Start Port/Location: St Petersburg, FL

End Port/Location: St Petersburg, FL

Start Date: 2016-11-05

End Date: 2016-11-15

Equipment Used: Peristaltic Pump

Information to be Derived: pH, conductivity, temperature, DO, PAR, pCO2

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Collected water samples for ocean carbonate chemistry, downloaded and changed batteries on OCS system.

Staff: Nathan Goldstein, Mitchell Lemon, Kimberly Yates

Affiliate Staff:



Dry Tortugas, FL

North: 24.63222345 South: 24.61901422 West: -82.8800869 East: -82.85855962


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Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Peristaltic Pump --- Experiments (geochemical)
Surveys (geochemical)

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