MBARA Reef Survey Worksheet version 1.0

Reef Site Name : MB-91 Depth : 90 ft.

Survey Date : 07/05/2008 Survey Time: 10:15 AM ET

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

Boat Name: High Interest Boat Captain: Keith Neel

Dive Leader : Keith Neel

Dive Team : none

 

Position Readings

Loran Manufacturer & model: Raytheon RayNav-570

TD 1 : 14046.9 TD 2: 46794.2

GPS Manufacturer & model:

N Lat. : W Lon. :

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

N Lat. : 29 46.534 W Lon. : 85 36.906

 

In-Water Readings

Water Temp - surface : 71 deg. F bottom: 65 deg. F

Visibility - surface : 80 ft. bottom: 45 ft.

Specific Gravity - surface: bottom:

Current - direction: 345 deg. speed : 0.5 kt.

Thermocline Depth: 30 ft.

 

Bottom Composition : white sand with shells

Reef Materials & Quantity : 10 Florida Special pyramid modules w/ rock panels.

Reef Height (average): 10 ft.

Reef Physical Condition : excellent

Biological Growth: algae, barnacles, hard & soft coral, sea urchins, sponges

Fish Count : > 200 amberjack, > 100 red snapper, > 50 black snapper, 1 large Jewfish (> 150 lbs.), > 25 triggerfish

Other Comments : Located in Bridge Rubble Permit Site