Field Equipment for FSUCML Users

The FSUCML maintains field instrumentation and capture gear, from cameras and YSI meters to tanks, fish traps, and trawls.

Gear listed below can be checked out by FSUCML users. Users will need to demonstrate proficiency with gear of interest.  Some equipment will require dedicated FSUCML operator (e.g., CTD and ROV). Some fees apply.  Please send request for field equipment use to Marine Technician, Katrina Bayliss at kbayliss@fsu.edu or 850-697-3887.

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CAMERAS

  • Canon Powershot S90 Camera with underwater housing
  • Drone, Phantom 3 Professional
  • EXTECH Video Borescope Inspection Camera
  • GoPro Cameras BR80 (with underwater housing and tripod stands) 

DREDGES, TRAWLS, & NETS

  • Dredge, Benthic Scrape – 91.4 cm x 55.8 cm
  • Dredge, bucket - 1.0-m x 0.5-m
  • Dredge, rock - 1.3-m x 0.6-m
  • Sediment Grab, Van Veen (2) – 30.5 cm x 30.5 cm
  • Trawl net, Otter - 6.1-m with aluminum doors (76.2 cm x 53.3 cm)
  • Trawl net, Otter (3) - 6.1-m with wooden doors (45.7 cm x 30.5 cm)
  • Seine nets
    • 3.0-m L x 1.2-m H, 3-mm mesh (2)
    • 3.0-m L x 1.2-m H, 5-mm mesh (1)
    • 6.1-m L x 1.2-m H, 5-mm mesh (1)
    • 12.2-m L x 1.2-m H, 5-mm mesh (1)
  • Various size dip nets

GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEMS

  • GPS Handheld - 2 - Garmin 78sc

REMOTELY OPERATED VEHICLE

  • ROV, Seamor 300T - Depth Rating 300-m, Speed 3 Knots (Requires dedicated FSU operator). View more information.

TANKS

  • Plastic
    • Black Cylindrical “Cattle” Tanks - 2 - 0.6-m H x 1.3-m Dia. (700L); 1 (w/lid) - 1.0-m H x 1.0-m Dia. (380L); 2 - 0.7-m H x 0.6-m Dia. (150L)
    • White Cube Flow-Thru Tanks - 2 - 0.46-m L x 0.5-m W x 0.46-m H  (115L)
    • Semitransparent Large Cylindrical Tanks - 4 - 1.22-m H x 0.79-m Dia.  (570L)
    • Blue Conical Bottom Barrel - 1- 1.35-m H x 0.6-m Dia. (230L)
  • Fiberglass
    • Brown Large Cylindrical Tanks - 6 - 0.9-m H x 1.83-m Dia.  (2300L)
    • White Flow-Thru Coffin Style Tanks - 12 - 1.23-m L x 0.5-m W x 0.46-m H  (230L)
    • White Small Conical Tanks - 4 - 0.76-m H x 0.9-m Dia.  (115L)

TELEMETRY

  • VR2W Telemetry receivers

TRAPS

  • Large Chevron Traps - 23 - 1.8-m L x 1.5-m W x 0.6-m D - opening 51 cm x 15 cm at widest point.
  • Small Chevron Traps - 5 - 0.9-m L x 0.76-m W x 0.3-m D - opening 20 cm x 13 cm at widest point.
  • Small Square fish traps - 8 - 0.6-m L x 0.6-m W x 0.4-m H - opening 8 cm x 13 cm at widest point.
  • Small Rectangular fish traps - 3 - 0.9-m L x 0.3-m W x 0.3-m H - opening 5 cm x 5 cm.
  • Cylindrical fish traps - 5 - 0.6-m L x 0.36-m Dia.
  • Plastic Stone Crab Traps - 11 - 0.4-m L x 0.4-m W x 0.3-m H

WATER QUALITY

  • CTD, Seabird SBE 19V2 - instrumented with conductivity, temperature and depth sensors and a carousel equipped with twelve 5-liter Niskin water sampling bottles. Dedicated hydro-electric winch and 1000-m of cable. (Requires dedicated FSU operator). View more information.
  • Hobo Dataloggers
  • YSI 6600 Multi-Parameter Water Quality Sonde
  • YSI 85 Handheld (2) - temperature, oxygen, salinity, and conductivity.
  • YSI 60 Handheld - pH

MISCELLANEOUS 

  • HT-2000 Battery Backpack Electrofisher
  • Ultima 45° Spotting Scope (20x-60x zoom) with phone attaching device
  • Plastic Storage Barrels - 4 - 0.9-m x 0.6-m Dia. (210L)
  • Metal Sand Anchors - 25 - 1.22-m

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at 3:42 PM