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Deployment: Pineda_small_boat

Chief Scientist: 
Jesus Pineda (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, WHOI)
Co-Chief Scientist: 
Steven J. Lentz (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, WHOI)
Nathalie Reyns (University of San Diego, USD)
Jesus Pineda (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, WHOI)
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Offshore Calumet Park, La Jolla, Southern California, USA

Series of nearshore and intertidal cruises during Spring 2014 and continuing in 2015. R/V Gaia is a University of San Diego vessel (a 7 m Parker, with outboard motor).

Description of deployment events:
18 April 2014: deployed subsurface temperature mooring in 8m; deployed ADCP with temperature logger and Seaguage in 8m. Deployed two temperature loggers in intertidal under rocks with settlement plates.

21 April 2014: deployed temperature telemetry mooring in 8m.

23 April 2014: deployed 12 settlement plates in intertidal (checked daily).

1 May: deployed temperature loggers in 0.5m and 1m within intertidal.

2 May: deployed bottom frame in 4m with Nortek, temperature logger, and Seaguage.

Plankton cruises: 5/9/2014; 5/14/2014; 5/23/2014; 5/26/2014; 6/3/2014; 6/4/2014; 6/6/2014; 6/11/2014; 6/15/2014; 6/16/2014; 6/17/2014; 6/25/2014; 6/27/2024; 7/2/2014; 7/7/2014; 7/11/2014; 7/14/2014.

Recovery events:
Recovered telemetry mooring and 4m frame on 15 July 2014.
Recovered subsurface temperature mooring and ADCP from 8m on 16 July 2014.
Recovered instruments and settlement plates from rocky intertidal 16 July 2014.

Refer to the proposed spring 2014 sampling plan (PDF), spring 2015 sampling report (PDF), fall-2014/spring-2015/fall-2015 sampling plan (PDF).