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Field Activity Details for field activity 2018-304-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s): Coastal Hazards (GX.20.MN00.E3R60.00)

Principal Investigator(s): Patricia (Soupy) Dalyander, Kimberly Yates

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Legna Torres-Garcia

Data Type(s): Sampling: Geology, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: To service an instrument (OBS).

Vehicle(s): Ford F-350 Dually White (GSA)

Start Port/Location: St. Petersburg, FL

End Port/Location: Islamorada, FL

Start Date: 2018-01-23

End Date: 2018-01-25

Equipment Used: Other, Other

Information to be Derived: Grain distribution, suspended sediment concentration

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: During this trip we service the turbidity sensor and move it to a different location to avoid malfunction. We took pictures of the area.

Staff: Christopher Moore, Legna Torres-Garcia, Hunter Wilcox

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Entries for this field activity are based on entries from Field Activity 2018-301-FA


Crocker Reef, Islamorada, Florida, United States, Atlantic Ocean

North: 24.900256 South: 24.87441346 West: -80.62763214 East: -80.58499215


photo of Halimeda



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