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ID 12CBC03
Also Known As H-03-12-FL
Abstract United States Geological Survey, St. Petersburg, Florida. Chief Scientists: Richard Poore, Ilsa Kuffner. Fieldwork: including semi-annual measurement of coral growth and obtaining coral samples for retrospective studies. data of field activity 12CBC03 (H-03-12-FL) in Dry Tortugas National Park from 05/07/2012 to 05/18/2012
Organization United States Geological Survey, St. Petersburg, Florida
Chief Scientist Richard Poore
Ilsa Kuffner
Activity Type Fieldwork: including semi-annual measurement of coral growth and obtaining coral samples for retrospective studies.
Platform Halimeda
Area of Operation Dry Tortugas National Park, Florida
Bounding Coordinates
31.75000
-87.75000     -78.25000
23.75000
Ports LEAVE Key West, FL
ARRIVE Key West, FL
Dates 05/07/2012 (JD 128) to 05/18/2012 (JD 139)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Emily Klipp
Crew
Chris Reich
Ilsa Kuffner
Kyle Kelso
Don Hickey
Purpose
Site visit to coral calcification monitoring stations to measure coral and algal 
calcification rates. Coral drilling to obtain samples for Sr/Ca temperature 
proxy work.
Information to be Derived
Mass of calcium carbonate gained per unit time for coral Siderastrea siderea and 
crustose coralline algal communities on nylon tiles. Hourly temperature data for 
past 6 months. Coral growth rates from coral cores extending back approximately 
100 years. Sr/Ca-derived sea surface temperature estimates using coral cores 
extending back approximately 100 years.
Summary
Measured buoyant mass of n = 10 colonies of Siderastrea siderea, and dry mass of 
crustose coralline algae gained on n = 10 tiles. Maintenance of station. Coral 
coring of at least 3 coral heads.
Notes
Status:
Pending
Organization(s):
USGS, St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
Funding Program(s):
Coastal and Marine Geology
Research Topic:
CREST Biogenic Calcification
Notes:
Other platform used; M/V Fort Jefferson
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