Sally Ward, 2000-02-05, Hunsucker, Elmore

WKPP update, February 2000

Sally Ward, 2000-02-05, Hunsucker, Elmore

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Date 2000-02-05
Site Sally Ward
Team Heather Hunsucker & Chris Elmore
Objective Drop deco bottles and check cube room for cave fauna.
Logistics Basic WKPP back mounts (18/35) with plankton net and tube.
Bottom Time 30
Maximum Depth 220′
Results Dropped deco stages on the ledge then dropped to the bottom and worked up the sediment cone. Didn’t observe any fauna on the bottom. Swam plankton net around cube room at a depth of between 110′ – 125′, then swam up to the ceiling- still no sign of amphipods or other fauna. Took sample of bacteria on the way out and turned it over to Dave Sweetin

 

Sally Ward, 2000-02-05, Auer, Werner, Deschamps

WKPP update, February 2000

Sally Ward, 2000-02-05, Auer, Werner, Deschamps

WKPP_reports

WKPP

Date 2000-02-05
Site Sally Ward
Team Steve Auer, Chris Werner, Herve Deschamps
Objective Clear the entrance for next teams. Photo Shoot
Logistics Single stage. Photo equipment.
Bottom Time 100
Maximum Depth 110
Results The team first spent some time with the Hoe clearing the sand and debris that had accumulated in the entrance since last dive. The then went in and swam towards the cube room taking a full roll of pictures. The visibility was at least 70 feet. Perfect day for photography.