Field Activity 07DAFL01

Identifier 07DAFL01
Alternate names Deep ATRIS/2007/FL_REEFS/
Purpose Obtain high-resolution geo-located imagery and submerged topography to understand benthic habitat and structure
Location Biscayne National Park, FL
Summary First sea trial of Deep ATRIS in a coral reef habitat. Collected 29,000+ color digital images with GPS and bathymetry data.
Info derived Geo-located imagery, submerged topography
Comments Equipment: Deep ATRIS
Start Biscayne NP office, Florida 2007-07-16
End Biscayne NP office, Florida 2007-07-16
West -80.4251
East -79.98710779
North 25.61887846
South 25.29936258
Topic 24
Marine operations Yes


600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators David G Zawada
Crew members
Jerry Butcher
Scientist, Staff
Thompson, Philip
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
David G Zawada
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Biological Field Study, Imagery, Location-Elevation, Sonar
Data type: Surveys (biological), Photo, Video, Navigation, Single Beam

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Single-beam Acoustic Sounder Single Beam (no data reported)
Digital Camera Photo, Video (no data reported)
Along Track Reef Imaging System (ATRIS) - Deep Surveys (biological), Photo, Video, Navigation, Profiles (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity