USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2000-032-FA

Other ID: IB S-32-00-CD

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: Cape Cod National Seashore, Race Point, Provincetown, Nauset Inlet, Eastham, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

Principal Investigator(s): Jeffrey List

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Amy Farris

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Scheduled bi-weekly shoreline survey on Cape Cod.


Start Date: 2000-04-27

Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

End Date: 2000-04-27

End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

Equipment Used: Swash I ATV

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Andrew Fox, Kathy Konicki, Jeffrey List

Affiliate Staff:

Project = Large-scale shoreline change, Large-scale shoreline change

Location Map:


photo of Swash-I


Farris, A.S., and List, Jeffrey H., 2007, Shoreline change as a proxy for subaerial beach volume change: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 23 no. 3, doi: 10.2112/05-0442.1.

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Swash I ATV --- Profiles