MBARA Reef Survey Worksheet – version 1.0

Reef Site Name :   Marquardt’s Barge  Depth : 63 ft.

Survey Date      :   May 29, 2004  Survey Time:  2:00 PM ET.

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

Boat Name:  High Interest  Boat Captain: Keith Neel

Dive Leader      :   Rich Riel

Dive Team     :  Zach Childs

 

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 recorded during initial reef survey.

 

In-Water Readings

Water Temp      -  surface :   bottom:

Visibility           -  surface :    bottom:

Specific Gravity - surface:    bottom:

Current              - direction:   speed  :

Thermocline Depth:

 

Bottom Composition : sand

Reef Materials & Quantity : steel barge

Reef Height (average): ~ 8 ft.

Reef Physical Condition : excellent

Biological Growth:

Fish Count : > 100 small red snapper, < 5 grouper, > 10 triggerfish, < 5 sheepshead

Other Comments : Barge is upside down