Field Activity 2017-317-FA

Identifier 2017-317-FA
Purpose We will be testing the capabilities of the new Florida State Universities research vessel (R/V Apalachee) with our Rossfelder P3 vibracoring rig. If the testing goes well, we hope to create a relationship with FSU for future coring operations.
Location St. Teresa, Fl, Alligator Harbour
Summary Determining whether the FSU R?V Apalachee is suitable for the collection of vibracores in proposed upcoming fieldwork activities.
Info derived Determining whether the FSU R/V Apalachee is a suitable vessel for future coring operations.
Comments Trip was successful, with some concerns.
Chevy Suburban Silver
Start St. Teresa, FL 2017-04-11
End St. Petersburg, FL 2017-04-13
Days in the field 1
West -84.62219238
East -84.34082031
North 29.95017506
South 29.84300091
Marine operations Yes


600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators Christopher D Reich
Crew members
James G Flocks
Scientist, Staff
Keith A Ludwig
Scientist, Staff
Kyle W Kelso
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
James G Flocks
Specialist, Information
Keith A Ludwig
Specialist, Information
Kyle W Kelso
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Sampling
Data type: Geology

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Vibracorer Geology (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity