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ID 09CBC02
Also Known As J-2-09-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 09CBC02 (J-2-09-FL) in Dry Tortugas National Park from 06/10/2009 to 06/16/2009
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 Fort Jefferson
Area of Operation Dry Tortugas National Park, Florida
Bounding Coordinates
-83.00000     -82.74800
Ports LEAVE Key West, FL
Dates 06/10/2009 (JD 161) to 06/16/2009 (JD 167)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Ilsa Kuffner
Don Hickey
Adam Brame
The goal of our 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
22 ft Whaler also used.
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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