Crew 188 Sol 9 Green Hab Report 06FEB2018
Zac Trolley (Engineer), Guest writing for Julia De Marines (Crew Astronomer/GreenHab Officer)
06 February 2018
Environmental control: Heating
Ambient with door opening: Shade cloth on
Working hours in Green Hab: 11:00 – 11:30, 18:00 – 19:00
Outside temp at working hour: 15ºC
Inside temp at working hour: 26ºC
Inside temp H: 33ºC
Inside temp L: 14ºC
Inside humidity: 23 %
Inside humidity H: 81%
Inside humidity L: 19%
Hours of supplemental light: 05:00 – 9:59
Changes to the crops: We picked many beans, herbs, and green leaves to dine upon.
Daily water usage for crops: 48 litres
Time(s) of watering plants: 11:00 – 11:30 (16 litres), 18:00 – 19:00 (32 litres)
Changes to research plants: The VEGGIE OASYS is progressing.
Narrative: Tat, our intrepid health and safety officer bravely foraged among the forest of plants being nurtured by our crew to bring home a bounty of green beans. Sadly, Sarah Jane has been unable to bridge the plant-human communication barrier.
Future needs and questions: We are awaiting the arrival of the tomato cages so we can replant the tall plants that require support to grow to their full potential. Please advise when they will arrive.