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This Month's Field Activities - July 2016

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Field Activity 2016-333-FA
Dates: June 22 to July 01
Location: Florida Keys off of Key Largo
Chief Scientist: David Zawada
Objectives: Conduct ATRIS and jet ski benthic surveys to groundtruth lidar data.


Field Activity 2016-344-FA
Dates: July 06 to July 12
Location: Government Cut/Miami Beach
Chief Scientist: Lauren Toth, Nicole Khan
Objectives: Collecting coral framework samples (hand collection) from dredging outcrop exposure. Collecting peat cores and elevation data from mangrove deposits.


Field Activity 2016-346-FA
Dates: July 10 to July 20
Location: Dry Tortugas Natl Park FL
Chief Scientist: Kimberly Yates
Objectives: Collect Biogeochemical data on various benthic habitats surrounding the Ocean Carbon System (OCS)


Field Activity 2016-347-FA
Dates: July 11 to July 25
Location: Ship Island, Horn Island, Mississippi, Gulf Islands National Seashore, Biloxi
Chief Scientist: James Flocks
Objectives: Investigate nearshore morphology, compare bathymetry with previous datasets


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