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Field Activity Details for field activity 2001-079-FA

Other ID: IB S-3-01-MA

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): Amy Farris

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Profiles, Location-Elevation: Transects

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Shoreline survey within the Cape Cod National Seashore.


Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

Start Date: 2001-12-06

End Date: 2001-12-06

Equipment Used: Swash I ATV

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 45 km of shoreline position collected.

Staff: Amy Farris, Jeffrey List

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Original Center People field contained: Jeff List (buggy), Amy Farris (base).
Project = Large-scale shoreline change, Large-scale shoreline change


Cape Cod National Seashore, Race Point, Provincetown, Nauset Inlet, Eastham, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 42.1333 South: 41.8333 West: -70.25 East: -69.9333


photo of Swash-II


Farris, A.S., and List, Jeffrey H., 2007, Shoreline change as a proxy for subaerial beach volume change: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 23 no. 3, doi: 10.2112/05-0442.1.


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Swash I ATV --- Profiles

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