USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2002-066-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

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 along 130 km of Cape Hatteras.


Start Date: 2002-11-11

Start Port/Location:

End Date: 2002-11-12

End Port/Location:

Equipment Used: Swash II ATV, Visual navigation

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Shoreline position was measured along 130 km of Cape Hatteras.

Staff: Jeffrey List

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Submitted 09/24/08 by A. Orton for J. List. Original Center People field contained: Jeff List and others.
Project = North Carolina Coastal Erosion, North Carolina Coastal Erosion


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

North: 36.38886 South: 35.2 West: -75.8333 East: -75.41666


photo of Swash-II


Thieler, E.R., Foster, D.S., Mallinson, D.M., Himmelstoss, E.A., McNinch, J.E., List, J.H., and Hammar-Klose, E.S., 2013, Quaternary Geophysical Framework of the Northeastern North Carolina Coastal System: URL:


Data Acquired

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