St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
This Month's Field Activities - March 2017
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Field Activity 2016-363-DDDates: October 28 to October 28Location: Madeira Beach, FLChief Scientist: Jennifer BrownObjectives: To collect imagery that will subsequently be input into a photo/video collection.
Field Activity 2017-301-FADates: February 27 to April 06Location: Pacific Panama, Tropical Eastern PacificChief Scientist: Lauren TothObjectives: 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-FADates: March 01 to March 31Location: Dry Tortuga National ParkChief Scientist: Kimberly YatesObjectives: OCS recovery, Validation
Field Activity 2017-312-FADates: March 10 to March 10Location: Lake Tulane, Avon Park, FL Chief Scientist: Caitlin ReynoldsObjectives: Collect vertical water samples.
Field Activity 2017-314-FADates: March 26 to March 29Location: Ten Thousands Islands NWRChief Scientist: Nicole KhanObjectives: To collect peat cores to examine rates of Holocene carbon burial and sea-level rise
Field Activity 2017-313-FADates: March 27 to April 07Location: Indian River Lagoon, FloridaChief Scientist: Christopher SmithObjectives: Map radon, salinity and water temperature, collect CRP data, water samples and sediment surface grabs. To look at submarine groundwater discharge.