MBARA Reef Survey Worksheet version 1.0

Reef Site Name : Larry Harrell Memorial Reef Depth : 124 ft.

Survey Date : 06/06/2008 Survey Time: 3:00 PM ET

Weather conditions and sea state: 2-3 ft. seas, sunny

Boat Name: High Interest Boat Captain: Keith Neel

Dive Leader : Keith Neel

Dive Team :

 

Position Readings

Loran Manufacturer & model: Raytheon RayNav 570

TD 1 : 13916.9 TD 2: 46823.1

GPS Manufacturer & model: N/A

N Lat. : W Lon. :

Differential GPS Manufacturer & model: Garmin GPSMAP-182 w/ GBR-21 DBR

N Lat. : 29 44.455 W Lon. : 85 53.746

 

In-Water Readings

Water Temp - surface : 74.0 deg. F bottom: 70.0 deg. F

Visibility - surface : 30 ft. bottom: 60 ft.

Specific Gravity - surface: none taken bottom: none taken

Current - direction: n/a speed : 0.0 kt.

Thermocline Depth: 10 ft.

 

Bottom Composition : sand

Reef Materials & Quantity : 2 Florida Special pyramid reef modules w/ steel panels.

Reef Height (average): 10 ft.

Reef Physical Condition : excellent

Biological Growth: barnacles, algae, sponges, hard coral

Fish Count : > 500 amberjack, > 200 red snapper, > 50 mangrove snapper, 1 gag grouper

Other Comments : Gag grouper had a hook and line still in its mouth.