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USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2017-325-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s): Sea Level and Subsidence (GX.19.MN00.EQ540.00)

Principal Investigator(s): Lauren Toth

Affiliate Investigator(s): William Precht and Martha Robbart (Dial Cordy, Assoc.)

Information Specialist(s): Lauren Toth

Data Type(s): Sampling: Geology

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Collecting coral framework samples (hand collection) from dredging outcrop exposure.

Vehicle(s): Chevy HHR - Blue

Start Port/Location: Saint Petersburg, Florida

End Port/Location: Miami Beach , Florida

Start Date: 2017-05-08

End Date: 2017-05-09

Equipment Used: Other

Information to be Derived: Evaluation of early Holocene sea-level changes on the Florida platform.

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Collected 30 Holocene coral samples from the dredge exposure

Staff: Lauren Toth

Affiliate Staff:



Government Cut/Miami Beach

North: 25.86509337 South: 25.26417811 West: -80.4666 East: -80.00653076




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