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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.