USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2003-047-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: Raleigh Bay, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

Principal Investigator(s): E. Robert Thieler

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Erika Hammar-Klose

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sonar: Sidescan

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Post-Hurricane Isabel sea floor mapping survey.


Start Date: 2003-09-23

Start Port/Location: Ocracoke, NC

End Date: 2003-10-01

End Port/Location: Ocracoke, NC

Equipment Used: Simrad EM 3000, DGPS, Klein 531 sidescan

Information to be Derived: Sea floor map; Bathymetric maps; Morphology;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Thomas O'Brien, Erika Hammar-Klose

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Resurvey of subset areas from FA 03003 cruise. Original Center People field contained: Erika Hammar-Klose (data processing); Tom O'Brien (marine tech).
Project = North Carolina Regional Coastal Erosion Studies, North Carolina Regional Coastal Erosion Studies

Location Map:


photo of 4-points


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Simrad EM 3000 ---
DGPS --- Navigation
Klein 531 sidescan --- Sidescan