Summary of field activity 2018-340-FA

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Location: Dry Tortugas National Park

Dates: 2018-06-17 to 2018-06-23

Port Locations: St. Petersburg, FL, Dry Tortugas National Park, FL

Principal Investigator(s): Lauren Toth, Anastasios Stathakopoulos

Data Type(s): Sampling: Geology, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Imagery: Video, Imagery: Photo

Information to be Derived: Hand samples from sub-fossil Acropora palmata (elkhorn coral), GPS coordinates of locations with subfossil A. palmata.

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Performed diver surveys to locate sub-fossil A. palmata reefs. GPS locations of identified sites were noted and 10 coral rock samples were taken using a hammer and chisel.

Equipment: Other, Camera, Digital, Hand Held, Digital Video, GPS