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Field Activities - July 2018

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Field Activity 2013-602-FA
Dates: November 14 to December 31
Location: Port Susan Bay, Stillaguamish Delta, WA
Research Project: Coastal Habitats in Puget Sound
CMGP Center: Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center
Chief Scientist: Eric Grossman
Objectives: Examine delta nearshore habitat structure, facies, sediment transport, and benthic invertebrate community composition in response to estuary restoration and sediment disturbance related to the March 22, 2014 Oso (SR530) landslide


Field Activity 2016-363-DD
Dates: October 28 to December 31
Location: Madeira Beach, FL
Research Project: National Assessment of Coastal Change Hazards - NACCH
CMGP Center: St. Petesburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
Chief Scientist: Joseph Long, Jennifer Brown
Objectives: Collect imagery for quantifying coastal processes.


Field Activity 2017-330-FA
Dates: June 01 to October 01
Location: Kissimmee River Aquifer Storage and Recovery (KRASR) treatment facility, Okeechobee, FL
Research Project: National Assessment of Coastal Change Hazards - NACCH
CMGP Center: St. Petesburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
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
Research Project: Climate Variability
CMGP Center: St. Petesburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
Chief Scientist: Caitlin Reynolds
Objectives: Collect vertical water samples.


Field Activity 2018-330-FA
Dates: Jaunary 01 to December 31
Location: Lake Tulane, Avon Park, FL
Research Project: Climate Variability
CMGP Center: St. Petesburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
Chief Scientist: Caitlin Reynolds
Objectives: Collect vertical water samples.


Field Activity 2018-320-FA
Dates: May 07 to September 17
Location: Pinellas and Brevard Counties, FL
Research Project: Climate Variability
CMGP Center: St. Petesburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
Chief Scientist: Joseph Long
Objectives: The goal of this project is to assess sea turtle nesting response on different template designs for nourished beaches and how these differ from a and#34;natural beachand#34;.


Field Activity 2018-646-FA
Dates: July 02 to July 09
Location: Coastal bluffs of Barter Island N-slope Alaska
Research Project: Climate Change Impacts to the U.S. Pacific and Arctic Coasts
CMGP Center: Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center
Chief Scientist: Bruce Richmond, Cordell Johnson, Shawn Harrison, Li Erikson
Objectives: Install Argus station, time lapse cameras, measure waves and seismic signal


Field Activity 2018-344-FA
Dates: July 05 to July 05
Location: Madeira Beach, FL
Research Project: National Assessment of Coastal Change Hazards - NACCH
CMGP Center: St. Petesburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
Chief Scientist: Jennifer Brown
Objectives: Recover and deploy ADCP to collect offshore waves, currents and water depth data.


Field Activity 2018-335-FA
Dates: July 08 to July 11
Location: Gulf of Mexico
Research Project: Climate Variability
CMGP Center: St. Petesburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
Chief Scientist: Julie Richey
Objectives: To collect and redeploy Sediment Trap.


Field Activity 2018-331-FA
Dates: July 08 to July 15
Location: Nearshore reefs of southeast Florida
Research Project: Holocene Reef Geology
CMGP Center: St. Petesburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
Chief Scientist: Lauren Toth
Objectives: Collect cores from modern and late Holocene coral heads from the nearshore environments of south Florida to reconstruct paleoclimate and coral growth.


Field Activity 2018-645-FA
Dates: July 09 to July 18
Location: Santa Barbara Channel, CA
Research Project: Coastal and marine earthquake, tsunami, and landslide active margin field studies
CMGP Center: Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center
Chief Scientist: Jared Kluesner
Objectives: Investigate shallow faulting and submarine landslides along the western Santa Barbara Channel.


Field Activity 2018-345-FA
Dates: July 12 to July 13
Location: Tampa Bay
Research Project: Climate Variability
CMGP Center: St. Petesburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
Chief Scientist: Kimberly Yates
Objectives: Sample the OCS.


Field Activity 2018-028-FA
Dates: July 16 to July 20
Location: Stellwagen Bank NMS
Research Project: National Seafloor Mapping and Benthic Habitat Studies: Atlantic
CMGP Center: Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Chief Scientist: Page Valentine
Objectives: Collect seabed sediment samples for geological mapping project


Field Activity 2018-346-FA
Dates: July 16 to July 16
Location: Tampa Bay
Research Project: Climate Variability
CMGP Center: St. Petesburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
Chief Scientist: Kimberly Yates
Objectives: Instrument Inspection


Field Activity 2018-348-FA
Dates: July 19 to July 20
Location: Tampa Bay
Research Project: Climate Variability
CMGP Center: St. Petesburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
Chief Scientist: Kimberly Yates
Objectives: Discretely sample the OCS.


Field Activity 2018-045-FA
Dates: July 20 to August 02
Location: North Sea, The Netherlands
Research Project: USGS GAS HYDRATES
CMGP Center: Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Chief Scientist: John Pohlman
Objectives: Quantify CH4 and CO2 fluxes from seafloor and across air-water interface at shallow area of methane seepage in North Sea


Field Activity 2018-639-FA
Dates: July 29 to August 10
Location: Cordell Bank, California
Research Project: Marine Geomorphology, Evolution, and Habitats
CMGP Center: Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center
Chief Scientist: Guy Cochrane
Objectives: Benthic habitat ROV video and biologic sampling cruise


Field Activity 2018-347-FA
Dates: July 30 to August 03
Location: Tampa Bay
Research Project: Climate Variability
CMGP Center: St. Petesburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
Chief Scientist: Kimberly Yates
Objectives: Validate OCSV2


Field Activity 2018-642-FA
Dates: July 31 to August 23
Location: central and southern Cascadia margin
Research Project: Other
CMGP Center: Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center
Chief Scientist: Janet Watt
Objectives: Collect multibeam, backscatter, and water column data along the slope of the Cascadia margin to fill in gaps in hi-resolution multibeam imagery for subduction zone hazard characterization


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