USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2002-006-FA

Other ID: none

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: Shoreline survey within the Cape Cod National Seashore.


Start Date: 2002-01-25

Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

End Date: 2002-01-25

End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

Equipment Used: Swash I ATV

Information to be Derived: Shoreline Erosion;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 45 km of shoreline position collected.

Staff: Amy Farris, Christopher F. Polloni

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Original Center People field contained: Amy Farris (buggy), Chris Polloni (base).
Project = Large-scale shoreline change, Large-scale shoreline change

Location Map:


photo of Swash-I


Data Acquired

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