Field Activity 09FSH02

Identifier 09FSH02
Purpose Establish baseline levels for pCO2, alkalinity, and pH for coastal waters. Assess radon levels.
Location Cedar Key, FL to FL Keys
Summary Seawater chemistry and discrete samples
Info derived Ocean chemistry (alkalinity, pH, Total Organic Carbon, Dissolved Inorganic Carbon, pCO2). Surface water radon.
Comments Additional Equipment: Radon sampler
Pilatus PC6
Start St. Petersburg, FL 2009-08-18
End St. Petersburg, FL 2009-08-21
West -82.0005
East -79.84718663
North 25.37567068
South 24.60511428
Topic 33
Marine operations Yes


600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators Paul O KnorrLisa L RobbinsChristopher G Smith
Crew members
Mark Erik Hansen
Scientist, Staff
Hill, Gary
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Paul O Knorr
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Environmental Data, Geochemical, Location-Elevation, Sampling
Data type: Radon, Experiments (geochemical), Surveys (geochemical), Navigation, Chemistry

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Multi-Parameter Inorganic Carbon Analyzer (MICA) Experiments (geochemical), Surveys (geochemical) 1
LI-COR Sensors Radon 1
GPS Navigation 1
Water Sampler Chemistry (no data reported)


Datasets produced in this activity

Dataset name Equipment Description Dataset contact
09FSH02_swchem Multi-Parameter Inorganic Carbon Analyzer (MICA) MICA data Paul O Knorr
09FSH02_sample LI-COR Sensors Discrete water sample data Paul O Knorr
09fsh02_trackline GPS Ship navigation/Cruise trackline Paul O Knorr


Samples collected during this field activity