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Old 09-10-2010, 01:06 PM
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Attention water people. $500 up for grabs for whoever finds a missing RSMAS sensor. Deployed off of Hobie beach in about 10 feet of water at GPS location 25 44.170'N 80 10.390 W. Looks like a yellow pyramid sitting on the bottom and its about 3 X 3 feet in size. If you find it, mark with a buoy and call 305-794-0987 and earn $500 on the spot.

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Old 09-10-2010, 01:33 PM
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Hope you find it! I would take a stab at it if I wasn't tied up two counties north. Usually pretty lucky at finding stuff UW with persistence. Did it drift off station?
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Old 09-11-2010, 01:26 AM
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Perhaps it should be qualified that kitesurfers on kites should not be deployed off of Hobie in masses to find the device:lol:

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Old 09-11-2010, 09:49 AM
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not really sure what happened. The professor who deployed it (it isn't mine....thank goodness) said it is likely too big and heavy to pull up on a boat for regular folks to steal it....so either it's covered in sediment and invisible to the eye, or somebody pulled it up thinking it was a crab trap and then realizes it wasn't and hopefully dropped it back down. Meanwhile the marker line/buoy was broken.

here is a picture of it...as of 10:45 nobody had found it yet. so keep hunting!
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