MBARA Reef Survey Worksheet version 1.0

 

Reef Site Name : MBARA Barge Depth : 68 ft.

Survey Date : 10/19/2002 Survey Time: 4:00 PM ET.

Weather conditions and sea state: < 1 ft., sunny

Boat Name : High Interest Boat Captain: Keith Neel

Dive Leader : Keith Neel

Dive Team : Ron Childs, Charlene Neel

 

Position Readings

Loran Manufacturer & model: Sitex 787 C

TD 1 : 14106.2 TD 2: 46839.7

Differential GPS Manufacturer & model: Garmin GpsMap 130 w/ GBR-21

N Lat. : 29 53.145 N W Lon. : 85 32.792 W

 

In-Water Readings

Water Temp - surface : 80 bottom: 79

Visibility - surface : 15 bottom: 15

Specific Gravity - surface: ______________ bottom: __________________

Current - direction: n/a speed : 0

Thermocline Depth : 0

 

Bottom Composition : Sand

Reef Materials & Quantity : 200 ft. steel barge, 10 reef balls

Reef Height (average) : 15 ft.

Reef Physical Condition : excellent

Biological Growth : barnacles, soft coral

Fish Count : > 300 red snapper, > 50 grouper, > 50 A.J., > 50 sheepshead, > 10 angel

 

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