Field Activity 2014-335-FA

Identifier 2014-335-FA
Alternate names 14CCT02
Purpose To collect sediment cores to assess marsh history.
Location Wacasassa Bay, Florida
Summary 3 peat auger cores, 2 marsh surface samples.
Info derived Core descriptions, bulk density, LOI, Pb-210, Cs-137, and foram assemblages.
Mako (SP)
17' Mako
White Dodge Pickup - White
Start St. Petersburg, FL 2014-11-20
End St. Petersburg, FL 2014-11-22
West -82.9782
East -82.68951464
North 29.2120689
South 29.07162957


600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators Christopher G Smith
Crew members
Charles S Adams
Scientist, Staff
Christopher G Smith
Scientist, Staff
Christian Haller
Scientist, Staff
Terrence A McCloskey
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Julie C Bernier
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Location-Elevation, Sampling
Data type: Navigation, Geology

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
GPS Navigation (no data reported)
Grab Sampler Biology, Geology (no data reported)
Push Corer Geology 10


Datasets produced in this activity

Dataset name Equipment Description Dataset contact
AlphaSpecData Push Corer Spreadsheet of specific activity of Pb-210 and error bars Terrence A McCloskey
CoreLocations Push Corer Core site locations. This has sites for both grab samples and push cores. Includes FAN 2015-308-FA also. Terrence A McCloskey
CorePhotos Push Corer Photographs of auger cores Terrence A McCloskey
GammaSpecData Push Corer Spreadsheet of specific activity of Be-7, Cs-137, Pb-210, Ra-226, Th-234, K-40 and error bars Terrence A McCloskey
GrainSizeData Push Corer Spreadsheet of grain size parameters for cores WC04D, WC10D, WC20D, WC21D Terrence A McCloskey
LOI Push Corer Spreadsheet of water, organic, carbonate, and residual percentages of auger cores Terrence A McCloskey
Pollen-WC20R Push Corer Spreadsheet of pollen counts and concentrations for core WC20R Terrence A McCloskey
RadioCarbonDates Push Corer Spreadsheet of radiocarbon and calibrated dates Terrence A McCloskey
SedimentPhysicalParameters Push Corer Spreadsheet of water content, dry bulk density and loss-on-ignition for cores cores WC04D, WC10D, WC11D, WC12D, WC20D, WC21D, WC22D, WC23D, and surface samples Terrence A McCloskey
XRF Push Corer Spreadsheet of elemental concentrations for auger cores Terrence A McCloskey


Samples collected during this field activity