USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2003-061-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), Hatteras survey area (Oregon Inlet to Hatteras), 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 along 130 km of Cape Hatteras.

Vehicle(s):

Start Date: 2003-09-25

Start Port/Location:

End Date: 2003-09-26

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

Location Map:

Platform(s):

photo of Swash-II
Swash-II

Publications

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: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2011/1015/.

Data Acquired

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