Other ID: CO2 System Measurements in Hillsborough River, Florida
Organization(s): USGS, St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center, University of South Florida
Funding Program(s): Tampa Bay Estuary Program - TBEP (GR.23.MN00.TN166.00)
Principal Investigator(s): Christopher Moore
Affiliate Investigator(s): Kimberly K. Yates, U.S. Geological Survey; Robert H. Byrne, University of South Florida
Information Specialist(s): Christopher Moore
Data Type(s): Sampling: Chemistry
Scientific Purpose/Goals: This dataset was obtained to assist researchers with determining whether HgCl2-poisoned water samples from organic-rich estuarine waters accurately reflected the in-situ CO2 system characteristics of the samples observed and recorded at the time of collection.
Vehicle(s): Ford F-250 Stone Grey
Start Port/Location: Saint Petersburg, FL
End Port/Location: Tampa, FL
Start Date: 2021-01-26
End Date: 2021-01-26
Equipment Used: Water Sampler
Information to be Derived: water temperature (Celsius, C), salinity, pHT (pH on the total scale), total alkalinity (AT, micromoles/kg), and total dissolved inorganic carbon (CT, micromoles/kg).
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Collected 70 water samples to be analyzed in the laboratory over specific time intervals.
Staff: Mitchell Lemon
Notes: Hillsborough River water samples were collected from the boardwalk of Lowry Park riverside trail.
Lowry Park Riverside Trail on the Hillsborough River in Tampa, Florida
|North: 28.0149||South: 28.0127||West: -82.465||East: -82.4636|
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