Latitude: 28° 12.838' N
177° 21.788' W
Area Name: Tug Pier, Midway Harbor
Barometer: 1020.3 mb
Winds: 5 Knots North
Forecast: 5-10 Knots to 24 Knots N Late Evening,
Waves: 4-7 ft.
Current: 1 -2 knots surface
REA (Rapid Ecological Assessment) Team A: 3 dives -
farthest Eastern edge of Atoll and NE Windward sides, classic
spur and groove.
(Rapid Ecological Assessment) Team B: 3 dives - surveyed
SW hook of Wells Harbor, SW inside of Wells Harbor, and
blue Montipora patch reefs inside the NE lagoon.
Team : Set
new permanent transect by CREWS buoy, obtained 1 coral core
and did shallow water groundtruthing.
Archaeology : Continued survey for military era materials
in lagoon, documented anchor in Wells Harbor, documented
submerged barge at Spit Island.
Surveyed northern emergent reef.