Summary of field activity 2017-363-FA

Location Map:

Platform(s):

Location: Grand Bay, MS

Dates: 2017-10-17 to 2017-10-19

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

Principal Investigator(s): Kathryn E Smith

Data Type(s): Sampling: Geology, Location-Elevation: Benchmarks, Imagery: Photo, Environmental Data: Tide

Information to be Derived: Marsh surface elevation, water level readings, sediment plates, peat cores

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Retrieved 12 sediment plates and a water level logger, and collected 8 peat cores for post-Hurricane Nate assessment.

Equipment: Choke Ring Antenna, Digital Camera, Peat Corer, Water Level Recorder, Ashtech Z-Xtreme DGPS, Other, Other