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USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2018-311-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.21.MN00.E3R50.00)

Principal Investigator(s): Kimberly Yates

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Mitchell Lemon, Christopher Moore, Hunter Wilcox

Data Type(s): Geochemical: Surveys (geochemical), Sampling: Chemistry

Scientific Purpose/Goals: To service the OCS V2 and collect sea water samples.

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

Start Port/Location: St Petersburg, FL

End Port/Location: St Petersburg, FL

Start Date: 2018-02-20

End Date: 2018-02-23

Equipment Used: Ocean Carbon System (OCS), Water Sampler

Information to be Derived: Sea water samples.

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Chemical data

Staff: Mitchell Lemon, Christopher Moore, Hunter Wilcox

Affiliate Staff:



Tampa Bay, FL

North: 27.90601841 South: 27.57369811 West: -82.67692292 East: -82.46693486


photo of Halimeda


Yates, K.K., Moore, C.S., Lemon, M.K., 2019, Time series of autonomous carbonate system parameter measurements in Middle Tampa Bay, Florida, USA (ver. 2.0, August 2019): U.S. Geological Survey data release,


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Ocean Carbon System (OCS) --- Experiments (geochemical)
Surveys (geochemical)
Middle-Tampa-Bay-OCSv2-12152017-to-02282018.csv (Contains measured parameters from an autonomous ocean carbon system)
Water Sampler --- Chemistry

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