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ID A-1-09-PS
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Pacific Science Center. Chief Scientist: Renee Takesue. Deployment and Sampling data of field activity A-1-09-PS in San Juan Islands, Washington from 01/13/2009 to 02/03/2009
Organization United States Geological Survey, Pacific Science Center
Project/Theme Beach and Nearshore Dynamics, influence on eelgrass (Zostera marina)
Chief Scientist Renee Takesue
Activity Type Deployment and Sampling
Platform Auklet
Area of Operation San Juan Islands, Washington, Puget Sound, WA
Bounding Coordinates
48.76015
-122.92380    -122.87601
48.55341
Ports LEAVE Friday Harbor, WA
ARRIVE Friday Harbor, WA
Dates 01/13/2009 (JD 013) to 02/03/2009 (JD 034)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Renee Takesue
Crew
Renee Takesue Chief Scientist, Boat Tender, USGS/WCMG
Tim Elfers Assist tripod deployment, USGS/WCMG
Sandy Wyllie-Echeverria Measure water column parameters, UW/FHL
Pema Kitaeff Collect plants, UW/FHL
Carrie Craig Collect plants UW/FHL,
Purpose
Explore relations between turbidity, leaf photosynthetic activity and plant
growth
Information to be Derived
Time series of turbidity at the top of the eelgrass canopy; plant morphometrics
Summary
Turbidity at the top of the canopy and plant growth will be measured over 3
weeks in winter in Picnic Cove, Shaw Island and Shoal Bay, Lopez Island.
Related activities:
A-1A-09-PS (April 6-7, 2009)
A-1B-09-PS (April 27-28, 2009)
Notes
Tim Elfers: fabrication of tripods (2 weeks), in-field deployment (3 days)
Univ. Washington Friday Harbor Laboratories boat Auklet
Deploy turbidity sensors, collect eelgrass plants, measure leaf fluorescence.
Got Help? For A-1-09-PS, we would appreciate any information on -- analog materials, contract, days at sea, dive count, equipment used, funding, kms of navigation, national plan, NGDC Info, owner, project number, publications, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, tabulated info.
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A-1-09-PS location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
A-1-09-PS location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

 
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