Field Activity 2018-332-FA

Identifier 2018-332-FA
Alternate names 18CCT01
Purpose Determine marsh thickness and establish sites for erosion tiles
Location Grand Bay, Mississippi/Alabama
Summary Collected 24 cores, 18CCT01-GB500 through 18CCT01-GB523.
Info derived elevation, peat thickness
Comments ops personnel unavailable
Mako (SP)
17' Mako
Ford F-350 Dually White (GSA)
Start St. Petersburg, FL 2018-06-04
End Grand Bay, MS 2018-06-08
Days in the field 3
West -88.5361775
East -88.30680738
North 30.4433042
South 30.22354168


600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators Kathryn SmithChristopher G Smith
Crew members
Kathryn Smith
Scientist, Staff
Christopher G Smith
Scientist, Staff
Joseph F Terrano
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Joseph F Terrano
Specialist, Information
Affiliate principal Jonathan Pritchard (GBNERR)

Data types and categories

Data category: Sampling
Data type: Geology

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Net Sedimentation Tile Geology 1
Other Unknown, Geology, Biology, Chemistry (no data reported)


Datasets compiled from multiple sources

Dataset name Equipment Description Dataset contact
Grand_Bay_Net_Sedimentation_ Tile_Data Net Sedimentation Tile Sediment deposition and physical characteristics Kathryn Smith

Datasets not currently associated with specific equipment

Dataset name Description Dataset contact
Grand_Bay_Water_Level_Data Water level logger data Kathryn Smith
Grand_Bay_RBR_Data RBR sensor (water parameter and tidal) data Kathryn Smith
Grand_Bay_RBR_Wave_Data RBR sensor wave data Kathryn Smith
Grand_Bay_Turbidity_Data Turbidity data and interactive graphs Kathryn Smith


Samples collected during this field activity