MBARA Reef Survey Worksheet version 1.0

Reef Site Name : Bainbridge Reef Depth : 50 ft.

Survey Date : 03/02/2008 Survey Time: 10:15 AM ET

Weather conditions and sea state: < 1 ft. sunny

Boat Name : High Interest Boat Captain: Keith Neel

Dive Leader : Ron Childs

Dive Team :

 

Position Readings

Loran Manufacturer & model: Raytheon RayNav 5700

TD 1 : 14115.7 TD 2: 46837.3

GPS Manufacturer & model:

N Lat. : W Lon. :

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

N Lat. : 29 53.330 W Lon. : 85 31.495

 

In-Water Readings

Water Temp - surface : 55.4 deg. F bottom: 57.0 deg. F

Visibility - surface : 30 ft. bottom: 60 ft.

Specific Gravity - surface: bottom:

Current - direction: 120 speed : 0.5 kt.

Thermocline Depth:

 

Bottom Composition : white sand

Reef Materials & Quantity : 2 reef balls

Reef Height (average) : 3 ft.

Reef Physical Condition : excellent

Biological Growth: algae, hard & soft coral, sponge, barnacles

Fish Count : > 50 sheepshead, > 10 triggerfish, > 50 juvenile gag grouper,

1 black sea bass

Other Comments :