Field Activity 10CRE03

Identifier 10CRE03
Alternate names CREST Coral Disease
Purpose Investigate the spectral and microbial characteristics of disease lesions on corals
Location Summerland Key, FL
Info derived Hyperspectral images of disease lesions and microbial DNA analysis
Comments Platform: R/V Caretta. Additional equipment: Hyperspectral Imaging System.
Start Summerland Key 2010-08-01
End Summerland Key 2010-08-14
West -81.5292
East -81.27250826
North 24.77889001
South 24.59787309
Topic 21
Marine operations Yes


600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators Christina A KelloggDavid G Zawada
Crew members
Molly R McLaughlin
Scientist, Staff
Thompson, Philip
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Christina A Kellogg
Specialist, Information
David G Zawada
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Environmental Data, Imagery, Sampling
Data type: CTD, Other Imagery, Photo, Biology

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Camera, Digital, Hand Held Photo (no data reported)
Sterile Hole Punch Biology (no data reported)
Conductivity, Temperature and Depth (CTD) Logger/Probe CTD (no data reported)
Hyperspectral imaging Other Imagery (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity