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ID 09CBC01
Also Known As H-1-09-FL
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Florida Integrated Science Center, Saint Petersburg (Coastal and Marine Geology Program). Chief Scientist: Ilsa Kuffner. Installation of coral calcification monitoring station data of field activity 09CBC01 (H-1-09-FL) in Key Largo, FLMolasses Reef from 04/10/2009 to 04/14/2009
Organization United States Geological Survey, Florida Integrated Science Center, Saint Petersburg (Coastal and Marine Geology Program)
Project/Theme Coral Reef Ecosystem Studies
Chief Scientist Ilsa Kuffner
Activity Type Installation of coral calcification monitoring station
Platform Halimeda
Area of Operation Key Largo, FL, Florida Reef, Florida
Bounding Coordinates
-87.75000     -78.25000
Ports LEAVE Key Largo, FL
ARRIVE Key Largo, FL
Dates 04/10/2009 (JD 100) to 04/14/2009 (JD 104)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Ilsa Kuffner
Don Hickey
Jordan Sanford
The goal of this new effort is to document current and future calcification
rates as seawater conditions continue to change due to sea surface warming and
ocean acidification.
Information to be Derived
Mass of calcium carbonate gained per unit time for coral Siderastrea siderea
and crustose coralline algal communities on nylon tiles.
Initial mass of n = 10 colonies of Siderastrea siderea
The stations will be used to monitor coral growth rates in the Florida Keys, 
with sites stretching from Fowey Rocks in Biscayne National Park, south to Dry
Tortugas National Park.
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