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Field Activity Details for field activity 2018-053-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Pending

Organization(s): Other

Funding Program(s): Deepwater Atlantic Habitats II: Continued Atlantic Research and Exploration in Deepwater Ecosystems with Focus on Coral, Canyon, and Seep Communities (GX.17LQ00.FFV85.00)

Principal Investigator(s): Jason Chaytor

Affiliate Investigator(s): Amanda Demopoulos, Cheryl Morrison, Nancy Prouty, Christina Kellogg

Information Specialist(s): Brian Buczkowski

Data Type(s): Sampling: Geology, Sampling: Chemistry, Sampling: Biology

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Sediment & water sampling


Start Port/Location: Jacksonville, FL

End Port/Location: Jacksonville, FL

Start Date: 2018-10-01

End Date: 2018-10-12

Equipment Used: Corer - piston, Other, Niskin water sampler

Information to be Derived: particle size, geochemistry, benthic community analysis

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Other

Affiliate Staff:



South Atlantic Bight

North: 36.43441338 South: 31.00046127 West: -80.67138672 East: -73.66162109




Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Niskin water sampler --- Chemistry
Other --- --- ---
Corer - piston --- Geology

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