USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2001-040-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: Profiles, Location-Elevation: Transects, Location-Elevation: Navigation

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Shoreline surveys

Vehicle(s):

Start Date: 2001-03-02

Start Port/Location:

End Date: 2001-03-04

End Port/Location:

Equipment Used: Swash II ATV, Visual navigation

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Got Duck survey, but only did Hatteras section down to PEA.

Staff: Andrew Fox, Jeffrey List

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: SWASH-II buggy had an axle failure. Original Center People field contained: Jeff List (buggy), Andrew Fox (base).
Project = Large-scale shoreline change, Large-scale shoreline change

Location Map:

Platform(s):

photo of Swash-II
Swash-II

Publications

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Swash II ATV --- Profiles
Transects
Visual navigation --- Navigation