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This Month's Field Activities - July 2017

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Field Activity 2016-363-DD
Dates: October 28 to October 28
Location: Madeira Beach, FL
Chief Scientist: Jennifer Brown
Objectives: To collect imagery that will subsequently be input into a photo/video collection.

Field Activity 2017-318-FA
Dates: Jaunary 19 to Jaunary 31
Location: Southern Tampa Bay. Depart from Bishops Harbor Boat Ramp
Chief Scientist: Lisa Robbins
Objectives: Investigate impacts of ocean acidification and water chemistry on shellfish production in Tampa Bay.

Field Activity 2017-330-FA
Dates: June 01 to October 01
Location: Kissimmee River Aquifer Storage and Recovery (KRASR) treatment facility, Okeechobee, FL
Chief Scientist: John Lisle
Objectives: Characterize microbial biogeochemistry of groundwater systems.

Field Activity 2017-331-FA
Dates: July 01 to July 31
Location: Dry Tortugas National Park (DRTO) - Pulaski Shoal
Chief Scientist: Lauren Toth
Objectives: Collecting cores of coral-reef framework (drill coring)

Field Activity 2017-324-FA
Dates: July 06 to July 24
Location: Leg 2: Western Chenier Plain
Chief Scientist: James Flocks
Objectives: Collect single beam bathymetry and seismic profiles along the Louisiana Chenier Plain coastline from Marsh Island to Sabine Pass, TX.

Field Activity 2017-338-FA
Dates: July 12 to July 12
Location: Madeira Beach, Florida, United States, Gulf of Mexico
Chief Scientist: Jennifer Brown
Objectives: To collect aerial imagery for assessing the Structure-from-Motion technique for estimating coastal topography.

Field Activity 2017-333-FA
Dates: July 20 to July 26
Location: Grand Bay, MS
Chief Scientist: Kathryn E Smith, Nicole Khan
Objectives: To deploy sediment tracers and sediment traps at erosion monitoring sites within Grand Bay marshes.

Field Activity 2017-336-FA
Dates: July 25 to July 25
Location: Lake Tulane, Avon Park, FL
Chief Scientist: Caitlin Reynolds
Objectives: Collect vertical water samples.

Field Activity 2017-334-FA
Dates: July 26 to August 02
Location: Indian River Lagoon
Chief Scientist: Christopher Smith
Objectives: To map radon, water quality parameters and CRP data to better understand submarine groundwater discharge.

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