Beach Profile Data Collected from Madeira Beach, Florida (May 9, 2017)

Online link https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/catalog/spcmsc/20170509_MadeiraBeachFL_XYZ_metadata.faq.html
Description This dataset, prepared by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center (SPCMSC), provides beach profile data collected at Madeira Beach, Florida. Data were collected on foot by a person equipped with a Global Positioning System (GPS) antenna affixed to a backpack outfitted for surveying location and elevation data (XYZ) along pre-determined transects. The horizontal position data are given in the Universal Transverse Mercator (UTM) projected coordinate system, Zone 17 North (17N), referenced to the North American Datum of 1983 (NAD 83); the elevation data are referenced to the North American Vertical Datum of 1988 (NAVD 88), GEOID12B. [More]
Originators Brown, Jenna A.; Thompson, David M.; Long, Joseph W.; Birchler, Justin J.; and Seymour, Alexander C.
Field activities 2017-355-FA

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