Gerace Research Center Schedule

This is a brief outline of our stay on San Salvador in Spring 2011.

Date in 2011 Morning Activities Lunch Afternoon Activities
Mon May 23 JetBlue Flight to MCO, JetBlue Flight to NAS On Own at NAS Majestic Tours Bus to Orange Hill Beach Inn, Grounds and Beach Dune Tour, Dinner On Own at Inn, Evening Discussion
Tue May 24 Majestic Tours Bus to NAS, Breakfast on-own, BahamasAir Flight to ZSA, Truck to GRC GRC Orientation, Walk to Snorkel in Graham's Harbor, Some walked to North Point, Dinner, Seminar
Wed May 25 South Pigeon Creek Snorkel: Mangroves, Seagrass; Truck Fuel Pump Failed Ocean House North Pigeon Creek Snorkel: Coral on hard substrate, Large Diadema, Replacement Truck to GRC, Dinner, Seminar
Thu May 26 North Point Vegetation Hike GRC Rocky Point Patch Reef Snorkel, Dinner, Coral ID Workshop (limited algal ID)
Fri May 27 Snapshot Patch Reef Snorkel, Cockburn Town/Infirmary GRC Dump Reef Daytime Snorkel, Dinner, Dump Reef Night Snorkel
Sat May 28 SCUBA with Riding Rock/Watling Blue Hole Snorkel, Grotto Bay Rinse, Rain Storm GRC Rice Bay West Snorkel/Telephone Pole Patch Reef Snorkel (nearshore large Diadema), Dinner, Seminar
Sun May 29
East Beach Dune Transect, East Beach Rinse GRC Rice Bay (3 Sisters Snorkel)/Manhead Cay Swim/Hike, Dinner, Coral Quiz with Prizes
Mon May 30 Boat Trip to Green, Gaulin, Catto Cays and Gaulin Patch Reef Snorkel/SCUBA or Lighthouse and Cave Hike GRC Lighthouse and Cave Hike or Boat Trip to Green, Gaulin, Catto Cays and Gaulin Patch Reef Snorkel, Dinner, Seminar
Tue May 31 Hike to Osprey Lake and Oyster Pond Snorkel GRC Fossil Reef + Bamboo Point Snorkel + Cockburn Town, Dinner, Seminar
Wed June 1 Sand Dollar (Meoma really) Beach Snorkel at Polaris Club, Rocky Point Patch Reef Snorkel, Research Transect GRC Rocky Intertidal Transect at Dump Reef (Spring Low Tide), dinner, 17 Questions Seminar
Thu June 2 Cockburn Group Photo, French Bay Flyby (too rough), Sandy Point Estate archaeological site visit, Grotto Bay Patch Reef Snorkel Grotto Bay Grotto Bay/Sandy Point Sun N Fun, Dinner, Sunset, Debriefing Seminar
Fri June 3 BahamasAir Flight to NAS one hour late, JetBlue Flight to FLL Late, On Own FLL JetBlue Flight to BDL


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