MBARA Reef Survey Worksheet – version 1.0

Reef Site Name :  MB-81 unnamed reefmaker module reef  Depth : 115 ft.

Survey Date      :   04/01/2006  Survey Time: 2:30 PM ET

Weather conditions and sea state: less than 1 ft.

Boat Name:  High Interest Boat Captain: Keith Neel

Dive Leader      : Keith Neel

Dive Team     : Byron Ford

 

Position Readings

Loran Manufacturer & model:

TD 1 :    TD 2:

GPS Manufacturer & model:

N Lat. :   W Lon. :

Differential GPS Manufacturer & model: Garmin GPS-182  w/ GBR-21 Differential Beacon Receiver

N Lat. :  29 46.967   W Lon. : 85 52.387

 

In-Water Readings

Water Temp      -  surface :   bottom:

Visibility           -  surface :  60 ft.  bottom: less than 2 ft.

Specific Gravity - surface:    bottom:

Current              - direction:   N/A speed  : 0 kt.

Thermocline Depth: N/A

 

Bottom Composition : sand

Reef Materials & Quantity : Reefmaker “Florida Special” modules

                                                 4 present, 1 observed

Reef Height (average): 10 ft.

Reef Physical Condition : excellent

Biological Growth: algae, barnacles

Fish Count : > 25 red snapper

Other Comments : Visibility was extremely poor on bottom. Some very

                                 large red snapper observed inside module.