Field Activity 2014-315-FA

Identifier 2014-315-FA
Purpose Collect water chemistry data, microbiological data and physical oceanography parameters.
Location Crocker Reef, Islamorada, FL, USA, Atlantic Ocean, Northern Hemisphere, Earth, Solar System, Milky Way, Intergalactic Space
Summary Water Samples
Info derived Cond, Temp, DO, Sal, pH, pCO2, microbe counts, reef metagenomes.
Comments Molly Mclaughlin going for Dave Zawada
Start St. Petersburg, FL 2014-07-06
End St. Petersburg, FL 2014-07-19
West -80.6726
East -80.57385593
North 24.95742508
South 24.87500744
Marine operations Yes


600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators Kimberly K Yates
Crew members
Christina A Kellogg
Scientist, Staff
Molly R McLaughlin
Scientist, Staff
Nathan A Smiley
Scientist, Staff
Christopher S Moore
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Kimberly K Yates
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Environmental Data, Geochemical, Location-Elevation, Sampling
Data type: Geology, CO2, CTD, Dissolved Oxygen, Light, pH, Surveys (geochemical), Navigation, Biology

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Hand grab sampling Geology, Biology, Chemistry 4
Ocean Carbon System (OCS) Experiments (geochemical), Surveys (geochemical) 1
Garmin GPS Navigation (no data reported)
Other Unknown, Geology, Biology, Chemistry (no data reported)


Datasets produced in this activity

Dataset name Equipment Description Dataset contact
Crocker-Reef-OCSv1-07192013-to-10272014.csv Ocean Carbon System (OCS) Contains measured parameters from an autonomous ocean carbon system Kimberly K Yates

Datasets compiled from multiple sources

Dataset name Equipment Description Dataset contact
CRKR2013-2014_SEDIMENT_GrainSize Hand grab sampling Spreadsheet containing grain size information for sediment samples collected at Crocker Reef, Florida David G Zawada
CRKR2013-2014_SEDIMENT_Mineralogy Hand grab sampling Spreadsheet containing mineral information for sediment samples collected at Crocker Reef, Florida David G Zawada
CRKR2013-2014_SEDIMENT Hand grab sampling One photomicrograph image to correspond with each sediment sample David G Zawada
Crocker_datarelease_2014-2015 Hand grab sampling Microbial data are total bacterial counts per milliliter seawater, total viral counts per milliliter of seawater, and plate counts using TCBS agar of Vibrio (bacteria) per milliliter of seawater. Environmental data are water temperature, salinity, dissolved oxygen, and pH. Christina A Kellogg


Samples collected during this field activity