Field Activity 2014-660-FA

Identifier 2014-660-FA
Purpose Map submarine groundwater discharge and nearshore water properties affecting coral community composition, size structure, bleaching and health indicators.
Location West Hawaii Island, Hawaii
Summary CTD event and cast summary log on FAD
Info derived Time-series, depth profiles and surface tows of sea-surface temperature, salinity. Time series of water level (tides). Extent of groundwater plumes across nearshore. Coral bleaching occurrence/prevalence.
Comments Entries for this field activity are based on entries from Field Activity K-03-13-BI
Kayak-type Platform
Start Kailua, HI 2014-09-15
End Kailua, HI 2014-09-22
Days in the field 6
West -156.132
East -155.82592773
North 19.9888363
South 19.33130504


2885 Mission Street
Santa Cruz, CA95060
(831) 460-7401
Principal investigators Eric Grossman
Crew members
Eric Grossman
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Eric Grossman
Specialist, Information
Affiliate principal Sallie Beavers

Data types and categories

Data category: Biological Field Study, Environmental Data, Imagery, Location-Elevation
Data type: Surveys (biological), CTD, Tide, Photo, Navigation, Profiles, Transects

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
CTD Surveys (geochemical), Experiments (geochemical), CTD (no data reported)
sample Surveys (biological) (no data reported)
wave/tide gauge Tide, Wave (no data reported)
camera Photo (no data reported)
topographic equipment Profiles, Transects (no data reported)
GPS Navigation (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity