Emerald Sink, 2000-07-16, Deschamps, Lais

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Emerald Sink, 2000-07-16, Deschamps, Lais

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Date 2000-07-16
Site Downstream Emerald
Team Deschamps, Lais
Objective Travel downstream from Emerald to assess visibility and continue exploration of a lead.
Logistics Triple stage, tow scooter.
Bottom Time 60
Maximum Depth 197
Results Discovered visibility in downstream section to be excellent (~60+). The tunnel we explored looped back onto main line after a short distance. Survey data collected.

Wakulla, 2000-07-14, Hunsucker, Kendel, Koritz, Landon

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Wakulla, 2000-07-14, Hunsucker, Kendel, Koritz, Landon

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Date 2000-07-14
Site Wakulla Springs
Team Scott Hunsucker Tamara Kendel Terry Koritz Scott Landon
Objective Towed 6 42AH scooters and 11 tanks to 4500 feet in K tunnel for rebreather teams. Retrieve 2 42AH scooters from previous dive.
Logistics Double stage dive with two towed 33AH safety scooters for team.
Bottom Time 58
Maximum Depth 295
Results Successfully completed dive objectives.

Cheryl Sink, 2000-07-08, Irvine, Porceddu

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Cheryl Sink, 2000-07-08, Irvine, Porceddu

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Date 2000-07-08
Site Cheryl
Team Irvine, Porceddu
Objective Cut out the other side of the shortcut and check the conditions in the deep upstream for exploration.
Logistics single stage, scooter and towed scooter
Bottom Time 70 min.
Maximum Depth 215′
Results Went around the long way to get to the shortcut and cut it out on the back side (it is now cut on both sides). The cave is air clear and flow is down – perfect for exploration. Did the deco by riding over to Emerald, skipped the oxygen and got out.