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This Month's Field Activities - November 2017

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Field Activity 2016-363-DD
Dates: October 28 to December 31
Location: Madeira Beach, FL
Chief Scientist: Joseph Long, Jennifer Brown
Objectives: Collect imagery for quantifying coastal processes.

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 2017-341-FA
Dates: August 29 to December 29
Location: Lake Tulane, Avon Park, FL
Chief Scientist: Caitlin Reynolds
Objectives: Collect vertical water samples.

Field Activity 2017-352-FA
Dates: October 23 to November 10
Location: Biscayne National Park, Fowey Rocks Light (Homestead, FL) FKNMS, Crocker Reef (Islamorada, FL) FKNMS, Sombrero Reef (Marathon, FL) Dry Tortugas National Park (Key West, FL)
Chief Scientist: Ilsa Kuffner
Objectives: Site visit to coral calcification monitoring stations to measure coral and algal calcification rates

Field Activity 2017-367-FA
Dates: November 09 to November 09
Location: Madeira Beach, FL
Chief Scientist: Joseph Long, Jennifer Brown
Objectives: Collect beach profile data.

Field Activity 2017-366-FA
Dates: November 09 to November 09
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 2017-365-FA
Dates: November 13 to November 14
Location: Miami Beach, Florida
Chief Scientist: Joseph Long, Jennifer Brown
Objectives: Perform beach topographic survey; collect camera calibration data to allow for the utilization of a Surfline camera for scientific measurements.

Field Activity 2017-369-FA
Dates: November 15 to November 15
Location: St Petersburg Florida, Tampa Bay
Chief Scientist: Kimberly Yates
Objectives: Take measurements to mount the OCS V2 solar panel

Field Activity 2017-368-FA
Dates: November 16 to November 22
Location: Lower Keys, Florida
Chief Scientist: Nicole Khan
Objectives: To collect baseline information from Irma impacts to existing mangrove field sites for hurricane impact studies.

Field Activity 2017-340-FA
Dates: November 27 to December 04
Location: Islamorada, Florida, United States, Atlantic Ocean
Chief Scientist: Kimberly Yates, Patricia (Soupy) Dalyander
Objectives: To deploy ADCPs, current Profilers and turbidity sensor, as well as sediment collection and perform a bathymetry survey to study wave and ocean circulation and sediment suspension at the Crocker Reef, Islamorada.

Field Activity 2017-370-FA
Dates: November 29 to November 29
Location: Indian Rocks Beach, Pinellas County, FL
Chief Scientist: Christopher Smith
Objectives: Assess monitoring wells

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