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Field Activity Details for field activity 2018-634-FA

AKA: none

Other ID: none

Status: Pending

Organization(s): USGS, Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center

Funding Program(s): Past, Present and Future Coral Reefs (ZP00FRV)

Principal Investigator(s): Ferdinand Oberle, Nancy Prouty, Curt Storlazzi

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Nancy Prouty

Data Type(s): Electro-Magnetic: Resistivity, Environmental Data: CTD, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Chemistry

Scientific Purpose/Goals: conduct resistivity, CTD, radon and water sampling of submarine groundwater on the reefs of Faga'alu Bay

Vehicle(s): None

Start Port/Location: Faga'alu Bay American Samoa

End Port/Location: Faga'alu Bay American Samoa

Start Date: 2018-08-06

End Date: 2018-08-16

Equipment Used: water bottle, Hand-grab sample, Handheld GPS, watersamples, Other

Information to be Derived: rates and location of SGD

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff:

Affiliate Staff:

Notes:

Location:

Faga'alu Bay, American Samoa

Boundaries
North: -14.28720527 South: -14.29207832 West: -170.68197862 East: -170.67702808

Platform(s):

Publications

Portals/Viewers

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
water bottle --- Surveys
Biology
Chemistry
Hand-grab sample --- Biology
Chemistry
Geology
Handheld GPS --- Navigation
watersamples --- Conductivity
CTD
Dissolved Oxygen
Fluorescence
Nitrate
pH
Temperature
Turbidity
Wave
Other --- --- ---

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