Equipment

The Field Operations Center (FOC) is responsible for maintaining and scheduling SERC's fleet of nine vehicles, four airboats and eight saltwater boats. In addition, the FOC maintains an inventory of field and safety equipment such as: spotlights, personal floatation device (PFD), whistles, fire extinguishers, flares, first aid kits, blankets, VHS radios, GPS units, flashlights, signal horns - a safety kit and accompanying tool kit appropriate for that boat is required when the boat is checked out.

The FOC maintains an inventory of field equipment for environmental sampling such as:

  • Tool kits for boats and airboats
  • Safety equipment such as: spotlights, personal floatation device (PFD), whistles, fire extinguishers, flares, firstaid kits, blankets, flashlights, signal horns