MBARA Reef Survey Worksheet version 1.0

Reef Site Name : MBARA Barge Depth : 66 ft.

Survey Date : 05/30/2004 Survey Time: 3:30 PM ET.

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

Boat Name: High Interest Boat Captain: Keith Neel

Dive Leader : Keith Neel

Dive Team : Maria Musgrave

 

Position Readings

Loran Manufacturer & model:

TD 1 : TD 2:

GPS Manufacturer & model:

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Differential GPS Manufacturer & model:

N Lat. : W Lon. :

NOTE: Position readings recorded during initial reef survey.

 

In-Water Readings

Water Temp - surface : 79 deg. F bottom: 76 deg. F

Visibility - surface : 60 ft. bottom: 40 ft.

Specific Gravity - surface: bottom:

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

Thermocline Depth:

 

Bottom Composition : sand

Reef Materials & Quantity : steel barge

Reef Height (average): 10 ft.

Reef Physical Condition : barge starboard side collapsed, otherwise intact

Biological Growth: algae, barnacles, hard & soft coral, sea fans

Fish Count : > 200 amberjack, > 200 spadefish, > 100 red snapper, 1 barracuda, > 20 triggerfish, > 50 mangrove snapper

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