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This Month's Field Activities - March 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 2017-301-FA
Dates: February 27 to April 06
Location: Pacific Panama, Tropical Eastern Pacific
Chief Scientist: Lauren Toth
Objectives: Collect data from six coral reefs in the Gulf of Chiriqui and Gulf of Panama that will be used to monitor coral abundance, coral calcification, and bioerosion in relation to oceanographic variability over the next three years.

Field Activity 2017-310-FA
Dates: March 01 to March 31
Location: Dry Tortuga National Park
Chief Scientist: Kimberly Yates
Objectives: OCS recovery, Validation

Field Activity 2017-312-FA
Dates: March 10 to March 10
Location: Lake Tulane, Avon Park, FL
Chief Scientist: Caitlin Reynolds
Objectives: Collect vertical water samples.

Field Activity 2017-314-FA
Dates: March 26 to March 29
Location: Ten Thousands Islands NWR
Chief Scientist: Nicole Khan
Objectives: To collect peat cores to examine rates of Holocene carbon burial and sea-level rise

Field Activity 2017-313-FA
Dates: March 27 to April 07
Location: Indian River Lagoon, Florida
Chief Scientist: Christopher Smith
Objectives: Map radon, salinity and water temperature, collect CRP data, water samples and sediment surface grabs. To look at submarine groundwater discharge.

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