This activity provides students with an opportunity to experience the practicalities of collecting data at a remote location.  They will visit Cloudbase in the hills above Whiting Bay to set up an enviromental monitoring station.

From this exercise you will gain basic understanding of how to communicate with field instrumentation.  You will learn to collect data from multiple sources and gain experience of connecting and deploying instrumentation. You will learn to manipulate raw data and gain an appreciation of the the importance of timestamps, data formatting and data manipulation.