USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2002-015-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): E. Robert Thieler

Affiliate Investigator(s): Stan Riggs, ECU

Information Specialist(s): Erika Hammar-Klose

Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Boomer, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Map back barrier estuary.


Start Date: 2002-07-29

Start Port/Location: Wanchese, NC

End Date: 2002-08-16

End Port/Location: Hatteras, NC

Equipment Used: DGPS, Knudsen CHIRP Sub-bottom Profiler, Boomer, Digital camera, HYPACK

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: David Foster, Erika Hammar-Klose, Barry Irwin, David Nichols, Charles Worley

Affiliate Staff:
Stan Riggs
ECU; Dave Mallinson

Notes: Note minor date change to accommodate the rental house schedule. 1st wk is N. Pamlico Sound. Rental in Nags Head runs 28 July - 4 Aug. Final 2 wks is S. Pamlico Sound. Rental in Frisco runs 3 Aug. - 17 Aug. Personnel list may change as schedules evolve.
Project = NC Regional Coastal Erosion Study, NC Regional Coastal Erosion Study


Pamlico Sound, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 35.95 South: 35 West: -76 East: -75.3


photo of Rafael



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
DGPS --- Navigation
Knudsen CHIRP Sub-bottom Profiler --- Sub Bottom Profiler
Boomer --- Boomer
Digital camera --- Photo
2002-015-FA-PH-001 ( Deck photos of field activity operations)
HYPACK --- Navigation