Christmas (Kiribati)

Memorandum of Understanding available here : MOU_Kiribat.pdf

The transects and the thermometer are at -10 meters depth on the outer slope.
01°57.398'N/157°29.368'W (convert in DM/DMS)
The wave probe is at -26m.
01°57.418'N/157°29.459'W (convert in DM/DMS)

The Polynesia Mana since 2010

Icon Corail 35px The analysis of the coral cover is done using three methods:
Photo-quadrat coral transect
Coral survey by "manta tow"
Underwater seascape photography
You can access to and to the photo quadrats
YearRugosity parallelRugosity perpendicularHeight SD parallelHeight SD perpendicular
20231.6326 (sd 0.1052)1.6169(sd 0.2126)0.37660.1491
Icon Poisson 35px The fish are estimated using ichtyological assessment.
Here are the data
Icon Vague 80px The measures of the waves are done using the SBE 26 Seagauge wave and tide recorder.
Here are the data
Icon Temp The temperature is recorded using the SBE 26 Seagauge wave and tide recorder (see the previous link to access the data) and also using the SBE 56 Thermometer.
Here are the thermometer data


Quadrat n°10 on the outer slope of Christmas Island, in 2014/CRIOBE

3D reconstruction of the site (2023)/CRIOBE

Historique Christmas
Raw information about device management. Printed dates are approximative (matching the dates of modification in the software and not on the field).

2014-06-19 05:13:13CRIOBE > MooreaCRIOBE > ChristmasSBE26 houlographe 1379
2014-08-15 01:54:50CRIOBE > ChristmasCRIOBE > MooreaSBE26 houlographe 1219
2016-05-18 01:17:11CRIOBE > Moorea > CRIOBECRIOBE > ChristmasSBE26 houlographe 1219
2016-06-21 03:47:55CRIOBE > ChristmasDHL ExpressSBE26 houlographe 1379
2018-06-25 10:01:10CRIOBE > Moorea > CRIOBE (33)CRIOBE > Christmas (15)SBE26 houlographe 1304
2018-06-27 01:33:26CRIOBE > Christmas (15)CRIOBE > Moorea > CRIOBE (33)SBE26 houlographe 1219


blog mission
Mission juin 2018
Yannick Tuesday June 12, 2018

Thermo programmé sur période 2018 - 2020 ONSET # série : 20200055



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