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170814 UCSC

The fog collector came on at 6:35am this morning and turned off at 11:28am. 20mL of sample was collected at 9:34 am and the collector was washed with soap and water, then dried and a blank was taken. The sample and blank were acidified at 11:00am.  This morning was a bit drizzly so there may be some rain in the sample.

170812 UCSC

The fog collector came on at about 10pm last night and turned off 9:30am this morning. ~10mL of sample was collected at 1:30 pm. The collector was washed with soap and water and dried, as usual. A blank was collected.

170811 UCSC

The fog seems to have picked back up again! The collector came on at about 5am. About 50mL of sample was collected at about 9:30 am. The collector was cleaned and dried and a blank was collected.

170730 UCSC

The fog collector came on at 11:00pm and was collected at 11:30 am. We got a full jar of ~270mL. The sample was split into 5 equal portions of 50mL each. The first aliquot was acidified immediately, then the next 3 will be acidified over the next 6 days at 2 day intervals. The last aliquot as been put in a cooler with no light exposure.

170729 UCSC

The fog collector came on at 7:00am. It may have turned on sooner and turned off again, but I’m not sure. The sample was collected at 10:30am, then the collector was cleaned with soap and water, then dried as usual. A blank was taken. The blank and sample were acidified and refrigerated. shortly after. ~110mL of sample was collected.

170727 UCSC

The fog collector came on at 9:43pm last night and turned off at 9:36am this morning. 375mL of sample was collected!!! The sample was split into two jars and were acidified shortly after collected. Later, the collector was cleaned with soap and water, then dried and a blank was taken.

Enough sample to fill a big jar!