MBARA Reef Survey Worksheet version 1.0

Reef Site Name : OAR Barge Depth : 88 ft.

Survey Date : 07/06/2007 Survey Time: 10:30 AM ET

Weather conditions and sea state: less than 1ft. seas, sunny

Boat Name: High Interest Boat Captain: Keith Neel

Dive Leader : Keith Neel

Dive Team : Keith Neel, Zach Childs

 

Position Readings

Loran Manufacturer & model: Raytheon RayNav 570

TD 1 : 14047.0 TD 2: 46789.7

GPS Manufacturer & model: N/A

N Lat. : W Lon. :

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

N Lat. : N29 46.091 W Lon. : W85 36.714

 

In-Water Readings

Water Temp - surface : 77.0 deg. F bottom: 75.0 deg. F

Visibility - surface : 50 ft. bottom: 15 ft.

Specific Gravity - surface: none taken bottom: none taken

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

Thermocline Depth: no thermocline detected.

 

Bottom Composition : sand

Reef Materials & Quantity : 100 ft. steel barge

Reef Height (average): 10 ft.

Reef Physical Condition : excellent, no detectable damage of any kind.

Biological Growth: barnacles, oysters, algae

Fish Count : > 100 red snapper (undersize), large schools of glass minnows and cigar minnows

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