Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
Principal Investigator(s): John Warner
Affiliate Investigator(s): Kevin Haas, Georgia Institute of Technology; George Voulgaris, University of South Carolina; Jesse McNinch, Army Corps of Engineers; Jeff Book, Naval Research Laboratory
Information Specialist(s): Brandy Armstrong
Data Type(s): Environmental Data: CTD, Environmental Data: Temperature, Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology, Sonar: Single Beam, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Observe coastal change in the near shore area of Cape Hatteras.
Start Date: 2010-01-28
Start Port/Location: Buxton, NC
End Date: 2010-03-01
End Port/Location: Buxton, NC
Equipment Used: Digital video camera, Digital camera, Grab sampler, Current, Echosounder, Real Time Kinematic GPS, Mooring tripod, SCUBA, Temperature and salinity, Pressure
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Time series instrumentation was deployed at 14 sites in the nearshore area, a video camera was mounted on the lighthouse, a coastal radar was installed on the beach. Targets for aerial surveys were installed on the beach.
Staff: Brandy Armstrong, Sandy Baldwin, Dann Blackwood, Jonathan Borden, Michael Casso, Jeffrey List, Marinna Martini, E. Robert Thieler, John Warner, Charles Worley
Notes: Amount of continuous data is a guess, Hypack position and bathymetry was recorded for some transects during the course of the experiment.