Area of Operations: Kamiloloa, Pala'au, Molokai, Hawaii, United States, North America, North Pacific
Dates: April 24, 2001 to May 01, 2001
Chief scientist: Mike Bothner
Michael Field - Santa Cruz
Objectives: Recover and redeploy two sediment trap tripods and a number of tube-style sediment traps. Three day trips are anticipated to complete the equipment turn-arounds.
Type of Activity:
Information to be derived: Samples and chemical analysis
Grain size analysis
Suspended sediment concentrations
Summary: 4/24: Recovery and deployment of tube traps on mud flat south of Hotel Molokai. 4/25: Recovery of Honjo instrument packages at Pala'au and Kamiloloa. Recovery and deployment of tube traps at Pala'au and Kamiloloa. Curt Storlazzi recovered Dobie at Hale Olono. 4/28: Deployment of Honjo instrument packages at Pala'au and Kamiloloa. Deployment of Dobie and tube trap at Hale Olono. 4/29: Mike Field and Curt Storlazzi deployed tube tube traps and Dobies at Puko'o and Kamalo. Moorings recovered: 2 (#MOK2MC1 and MOK2MC2 deployed FA 01014 ALYCE C Jan. 8-9, 2001). Moorings deployed: 2 (#642 and 643 recovered FA 01063 ALYCE C Jul. 31 - Aug. 5, 2001).
Contact: Michael Casso (firstname.lastname@example.org)
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