Latitude: 25° 25.697' N
170° 40.669' W
Area Name: Maro Reef North West
Barometer: 1021.1 mb
Winds: 19 Knots East
Description: Partially cloudy with isolated squalls.
Forecast: Little/no change. High over Honolulu moving
west - 16-24 knots. 7-12' swells.
Waves: 4-8 ft.
Current: 2 knots
Sea: poor visibility.
Transit: Leave for Laysan tonight.
REA (Rapid Ecological Assessment) Teams: 2 teams, 3
dives each. Green water, clear water, variety of corals
and inverts and alga, lots of Galapagos sharks.
for wrecked tanker again with corrected coordinates. Still
no eveidence of wreck. Need magnetometer.
One new permanent transect, tip of NW Linear Reef. Jacks,
sharks, corals - one ground truth dive.