Monthly Archives: July 2017

170720 UCSC

The fog collector came on at 12:42am last night and turned off at 9:39am this morning. 150mL of sample was collected at 10:20am and acidified at 12:00pm! The collector was washed with soap and water, then dried. A blank was taken at 12:20pm and acidified at 12:30pm.

170719 UCSC

Fog collector came on 11:47pm and turned off 9:02am this morning. There was no sample which was odd. The parts were briefly checked and tested and appeared to be functioning. There were some bugs stuck in the teflon strings. The collector was washed with soap and water, then dried. No blank was taken.

170718 UCSC

The fog collector came on at 7:54am this morning and turned off at 9:02am. No sample was collected. The fog collector was washed with soap and water. No blank was taken.

Fog collector cleaned by Belle and Brian

 

170714 UCSC

The fog collector came on really early last night at about 8pm. However, it went offline for a while, turned off, and didn’t turn back on. It turned on again at about 10:10am the next morning. We went to check on it to make sure it was in working order and rinsed the strings with DI water.

 

170713 UCSC

The fog collector came on at 11:00pm last night and turned off at 10:30am this morning. The sample was collected at 10:30 am. 60mL of sample was collected. The collect was rinsed with soap and water, dried then a blank was taken at 11:00 am. The samples were acidified at 11:45am. The sample was much cleaner today!

170712 UCSC

Fog collector came on at 12:00am last night and turned off at 10:00am this morning. The sample was collected the this morning at 9:30 am and refrigerated. The collector was cleaned with soap and water, dried, then a blank was taken at 12:00pm. The sample and blank were acidified and refrigerated at 2:30pm. Today’s fog sample was a less gritty than yesterday’s.

The fog collector is clean and ready for another foggy night courtesy of Alfred!

170711 UCSC

Fog collector came on at 11:20pm last night and turned off at 10:34am this morning. The sample was collected the this morning at 9:20 am and refrigerated. The collector was cleaned with soap and water, dried, then a blank was taken at 12:00pm. The sample and blank were acidified and refrigerated at 12:30pm. Today’s fog sample was a bit gritty.

170710 UCSC

Fog Collector came on at 8:25pm and turned off the next morning at 9:30am. 200 mL of sample was collected at 11:00am! The collector was washed with soap and water, then dried. A blank was taken at 11:30am. The samples were acidified at 11:50am.

170705 UCSC

The fog collector came on at 9:52pm last night and turned off at 9:28am this morning. The sample was collected at 10:40 am. 75mL of sample was collected. The collect was rinsed with soap and water, dried then a blank was taken at 12:30 pm.

170703 UCSC

Fog collector came on at 10:18pm and deactivated at 10:08am. 360mL of sample was collected!!! The sample was collected at 11:00am and acidified at 12:00pm. The fog collector was acid washed, rinsed, and dried. A blank was taken at 3:00pm.