MBARA Reef Survey Worksheet version 1.0

Reef Site Name : MB-91Unnamed Bridge Rubble site Depth : 86 ft.

Survey Date : 05/12/2007 Survey Time: 4:30 PM ET

Weather conditions and sea state: 1 ft. seas, partly cloudy

Boat Name: High Interest Boat Captain: Keith Neel

Dive Leader : Keith Neel

Dive Team : Ron Childs

 

Position Readings

Loran Manufacturer & model: Raytheon RayNav 570

TD 1 : 14046.9 TD 2: 46794.2

GPS Manufacturer & model: N/A

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 : 67.2 deg. F bottom: 67.0 deg. F

Visibility - surface : 80 ft. bottom: 15 ft.

Specific Gravity - surface: none taken bottom: none taken

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

Thermocline Depth: no thermocline detected.

 

Bottom Composition : sand

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

Reef Height (average): 10 ft.

Reef Physical Condition : excellent, except 1 module missing 1 panel (laying beside module)

Biological Growth: algae (looks like pale colored moss).

Fish Count : small squirrel fish, > 250 cigar minnows, large schools of various other bait fish

Other Comments : None