MBARA Reef Survey Worksheet version 1.0

Reef Site Name : MBARA Barge Depth : 70 ft.

Survey Date : June 21, 2003 Survey Time: 9:30 AM ET

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

Boat Name: High Interest Boat Captain: Keith Neel

Dive Leader : Keith Neel

Dive Team : Ron Childs, Rich Riel

 

Position Readings

Loran Manufacturer & model:

TD 1 : TD 2:

GPS Manufacturer & model:

N Lat. : W Lon. :

Differential GPS Manufacturer & model:

N Lat. : W Lon. :

NOTE: Position readings taken on initial survey

 

In-Water Readings

Water Temp - surface : 84 deg. F bottom: 80 deg. F

Visibility - surface : 5-10 ft. bottom: 5-10 ft.

Specific Gravity - surface: bottom:

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

Thermocline Depth: n/a

 

Bottom Composition : sand

Reef Materials & Quantity : 200 ft. long barge

Reef Height (average): 10 ft.

Reef Physical Condition : stern of barge collapsed, otherwise excellent condition

Biological Growth: barnacles, algae, hard & soft coral

Fish Count : 10 20 black snapper, 50 60 angelfish

Other Comments :