Summary of field activity 2017-352-FA

Location Map:

Platform(s):

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)

Dates: 2017-10-23 to 2017-11-10

Port Locations: St. Petersburg, FL, St. Petersburg, FL

Principal Investigator(s): Ilsa Kuffner

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Imagery: Photo, Environmental Data: Temperature, Biological Field Study: Experiments

Information to be Derived: Mass of calcium carbonate gained per unit time for corals Acropora palmata and Acropora cervicornis and crustose coralline algal communities on nylon tiles. Hourly temperature data for past 6 months.

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Equipment: Digital Camera, Sea-bird Wave and Tide Logger (SBE 26plus), Other, GPS