USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1997-024-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center

Funding Program(s):

Location: North Carolina outer banks, Duck survey area (Corolla to Oregon Inlet), North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

Principal Investigator(s): Jeffrey List

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Christopher F. Polloni

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Location-Elevation: Transects

Scientific Purpose/Goals: To conduct repetitive shoreline position surveys using the MAX IV amphibious ATV.


Start Date: 1997-09-20

Start Port/Location: Duck, NC

End Date: 1997-10-26

End Port/Location: Duck, NC

Equipment Used: MAX IV ATV, Visual navigation

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Amy Farris, Barry Irwin, Jeffrey List

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Original Center People field contained: Jeff List - PI; Barry Irwin - geodetic control; Amy Farris - programming.
Project = Large-scale Shoreline Change, Large-scale Shoreline Change

Location Map:


photo of Swash-I


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
MAX IV ATV --- Navigation
Visual navigation --- Navigation