Field Activity 2019-303-FA

Identifier 2019-303-FA
Alternate names 19CCT01, 19CCT02, 19CCT03, 19CCT04
Purpose Retrieve and redeploy sediment plates and water level loggers. Also collect shoreline positions.
Location Grand Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve,Mississippi and Alabama, United States, Gulf of Mexico
Summary Collected and re-deployed sediment plates, water level loggers, and collected shoreline positions.
Info derived Grain size, sediment deposition, shoreline positions, bulk density, loss on ignition, micro-fossils
Comments Joseph, Isabelle, and Kathryn are collecting sediment plates, shoreline positions, and water level data with Grand Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve staff using a NERR vessel. First sediment plate deployment was in July 2018 with sediment plates being collected/re-deployed every 3 months (October 2018 (18CCT10), February 2019 (19CCT01), May 2019 (19CCT02), August 2019 (19CCT03), and November 2019 (19CCT04)).
Projects
Platform
Other
Vehicles
Unknown
Itinerary
Start Saint Petersburg, FL 2019-02-05
End Moss Point, MS 2019-11-30
Days in the field 3
Bounds
West -88.49138541
East -88.34690909
North 30.44181901
South 30.30899023

Personnel

Organization
600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators Kathryn SmithChristopher G Smith
Crew members
Isabelle D Atchia
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Joseph F Terrano
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

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

Equipment and datasets

Equipment or measuring device
Net Sedimentation Tile
Geology
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

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Ashtech Z-Xtreme DGPS
Benchmarks, Navigation
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

Choke Ring Antenna
Benchmarks, Navigation
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

Collapsible Tripod
Benchmarks, Navigation, Profiles, Transects
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

Other
Unknown, Profiles, Transects, Benchmarks, LIDAR, Navigation
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

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Applanix POS-MV DGPS/IMU
Navigation
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

GPS Pole
Navigation, Profiles, Transects
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

Grab Sampler
Biology, Geology
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

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Push Corer
Geology
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

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Sediment Trap
Geology
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

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Other
Unknown, Geology, Biology, Chemistry
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

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Publications

Samples collected during this field activity

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By data category:
Location-Elevation, Sampling
By data type:
Benchmarks, Navigation, Geology