GreenHab Report – December 16th

GreenHab Report

Written by David Murray

Supervised by Trisha Randazzo

December 16, 2017

Environmental control: (Choose which is appropriate and explain further if needed)

Ambient (no heating or/cooling)

Ambient with window/door open

·         Outside temperature during work hours:  -4.5 C

·         At 20:25 inside temperature was 15 C.

·         Inside temperature high 31

·         Inside temperature low 15

·         Inside humidity: 16%

Heating

·         Functioning nominally

·         Turns on at 16 C stops at 20 C

Cooling

·         Not available

Both heating and cooling

·         Nominal

Shade cloth on/off

·         On

Average temperature: (N/A until new sensor is delivered)

·         N/A

Changes to crops:  Note all emergence of seedlings, death of seedlings, etc

·         Two of the bean plants are still drooping

·         The sprouting bean plants now has 4 flowers

Daily water usage for crops:

·         Used more water to accommodate the drier planter box.

Time(s) of watering for crops:

·         20:25

Morning research observations: (Currently not operational)

·         N/A

Changes to research plants:

·         N/A

Daily watering and amount of water used:

·         4 Gallons

Aquaponics:  (Currently not operational)

·         N/A

Narrative:  Any other information you want to share

·         Completed crew handover activities for GreenHab. David is now well trained as the new GreenHab Officer.

Support/supplies needed:

·         Soil and a fire extinguisher