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Field Activity Details for field activity 2019-312-FA

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Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s): Tampa Bay Estuary Program - TBEP (GR.23.MN00.TN166.00)

Principal Investigator(s): Christopher Moore

Affiliate Investigator(s): Kimberly Yates

Information Specialist(s): Christopher Moore

Data Type(s): Sampling: Chemistry

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Collect CO2 Parameters in Tampa Bay rivers

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

Start Port/Location: Williams Park Boat Ramp Riverview Florida

End Port/Location: Williams Park Boat Ramp Riverview Florida

Start Date: 2019-03-16

End Date: 2019-03-18

Equipment Used: Water Sampler

Information to be Derived: pH and CO2 system parameters

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Sampling the Alafia River for pH and CO2 system parameters

Staff: Christopher Moore

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Operations will be performed with volunteers from FWRI.


Manatee, Little Manatee, Alafia, and Hillsborough River

North: 28.18824364 South: 27.25462958 West: -83.3203125 East: -82.35351563


photo of Twin Vee (Jabba Jaw)
Twin Vee (Jabba Jaw)


Yates, K.K., Moore, C.S., Goldstein, N.H., Sherwood, E.T., 2019, Tampa Bay Ocean and Coastal Acidification Monitoring Quality Assurance Project Plan: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2019-1003,


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Water Samplerpumps water without coming in contact with it.Chemistry
No data was collected

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