MBARA Reef Survey Worksheet version 1.0

Reef Site Name : Concord Body Shop Reef Depth : 71

Survey Date : 03/13/2000 Survey Time : 5:45 PM ET

Weather conditions and sea state : Sunny < 1 sea state

Boat Name : Miss Mary Boat Captain : Chip Blackburn

Dive Leader : Keith Neel

Dive Team : Byron Ford, Chuck Messer

 

Position Readings

Loran Manufacturer & model: Sitex 787C

TD 1 : 14106.0 TD 2: 46841.4

Differential GPS Manufacturer & model: Sitex Fishplot 12

N Lat. : 29 53.331_______________ W Lon. : 85 32.936______________

 

In-Water Readings

Water Temp - surface : 68 deg F bottom: 68 deg F

Visibility - surface : 25 bottom: 25

Specific Gravity - surface: ______________ bottom: ________________

Current - direction: _____E_______ speed : < 1/2 kt._________

Thermocline Depth : n/a

 

Bottom Composition : sand

Reef Materials & Quantity : concrete culverts & pipes

Reef Height (average) : 5

Reef Physical Condition : excellent

Biological Growth : barnacles

Fish Count : 1 large grouper, many sheepshead, many flounder, cigar minnows, trigger fish, pin fish

 

Other Comments :

This reef was filmed on this trip with a teathered video camera and a topside VCR