Cassie on the phone with Nancy:Cassie to ground control, do you read? While we are sampling, we are in contact with Ground Control all throughout the day! Nothing can keep Dr. Rabalais from being on this cruise! @glaspielab
Secchi disk sampling. @glaspielab
Jill- a PhD student under Dr. Glaspie- on the job! @glaspielab
Gina at the titrator. @glaspielab
Loading the ship in a flood! @glaspielab
Lunchin with Lawrence! After a morning of sampling, it’s great to be able to sit down to a great meal! Lawrence, the chef on the Pelican, knows this better than anyone. @glaspielab
Light house on the edge of Ship Shoal. @glaspielab
Needless to say, we’ve had a full day! We even found a few fishy friends! @glaspielab
Dr. Glaspie titrating. @glaspielab
Jill handling the rosette. @glaspielab
Gina at the bow. @glaspielab
Cassie looking over the bow. @glaspielab
“Waiting for the CTD to arrive” Haiku: Bubbles arising; From the depths it creeps upward; Emerging with grace. @glaspielab
Working in the lab. @glaspielab
Getting ready for the day! @glaspielab
“Major” Tori coming in from the deck.
Becca with the Secchi disk.
I Spy: 1 rosette, 1 CTD instrument, 5 Niskin Bottles, and 1 technician.
I spy… A 6820 YSI Display, A Dissolved Oxygen sample bottle, 4 hard hats, and A fire hose
“Major” Tori prepares a Winkler sample for the titrator.
We spied dolphins!
Dolphins riding with the ship as we transited from Transect I to J.
I Spy, the nutrient station!
The research team hangs out on the bow, one of their favorite places on the ship.