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Field Activity Details for field activity 2019-307-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s): Climate Variability (GX.19.MN00.E8Z32.00)

Principal Investigator(s): Julie Richey

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Caitlin Reynolds

Data Type(s): Sampling: Geology, Sampling: Chemistry, Environmental Data: CTD

Scientific Purpose/Goals: To collect and redeploy Sediment Trap.

Vehicle(s): Unknown

Start Port/Location: Cocodrie, LA

End Port/Location: Cocodrie, LA

Start Date: 2019-02-26

End Date: 2019-02-28

Equipment Used: Rosette, Sediment Trap, Conductivity, Temperature and Depth (CTD) Logger/Probe

Information to be Derived: Foraminifera Flux

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Sediment trap recovered and redeployed. CTD cast was also taken with various water samples.

Staff: Julie Richey, Caitlin Reynolds

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Entries for this field activity are based on entries from Field Activity 2018-335-FA


Gulf of Mexico

North: 27.97499795 South: 25.63375911 West: -91.40625 East: -86.93359375


photo of Pelican



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Rosette --- Chemistry
Sediment Trap --- Geology
Conductivity, Temperature and Depth (CTD) Logger/Probe --- CTD

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