Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
Funding Program(s): Coral Reef Ecosystems Studies - CREST (GX.21.MN00.E3R50.00)
Principal Investigator(s): Lauren Toth
Information Specialist(s): Billy Reynolds, Anastasios Stathakopoulos, Hunter Wilcox
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Benchmarks, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Collecting cores of coral-reef framework (drill coring)
Vehicle(s): White Dodge Pickup - White, Ford F-350 Dually - Silver (GSA)
Start Port/Location: Saint Petersburg, Florida
End Port/Location: Monroe County, Florida (Key West)
Start Date: 2017-08-13
End Date: 2017-08-25
Equipment Used: Ashtech Z-Xtreme DGPS, Choke Ring Antenna, Hydraulic Coring Drill
Information to be Derived: Trends in Holocene reef development
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Underwater wire-line coring to obtain cores of Holocene the reef.
Staff: Billy Reynolds, Anastasios Stathakopoulos, Lauren Toth, Hunter Wilcox
Notes: Initial survey dates were June 13-27, 2017. An additional site visit will be required to complete data collection activities.
Dry Tortugas National Park (DRTO) - Pulaski Shoal
|North: 24.75374177||South: 24.42808312||West: -83.17338179||East: -82.72839356|
Twin Vee (Jabba Jaw)
Toth, L.T., Stathakopoulos, A., 2019, The absolute and relative composition of Holocene Reef Cores from the Florida Keys reef tract: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/P93XXXA0.
Toth, L.T., Stathakopoulos, A., Kuffner, I.B., 2018, Descriptive core logs, core photographs, radiocarbon ages, and accretion data from Holocene reef cores collected throughout the Florida Keys reef tract: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/F7NV9HJX.
|Survey Equipment||Survey Info||Data Type(s)||Data Collected|
|Ashtech Z-Xtreme DGPS||---||Benchmarks|
|Choke Ring Antenna||---||Benchmarks|
|Hydraulic Coring Drill||---||Geology|