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Field Activity Details for field activity 2003-005-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): E. Robert Thieler

Affiliate Investigator(s): Stan Riggs, David Mallinson, ECU

Information Specialist(s): Erika Hammar-Klose

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Map backbarrier estuary.


Start Port/Location: Hatteras, NC

End Port/Location: Hatteras, NC

Start Date: 2003-07-20

End Date: 2003-08-10

Equipment Used: DGPS, Edgetech chirp subbottom profiler 512i

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Dayboat ops; seismic data on DVD.

Staff: Barry Irwin, David Nichols, Erika Hammar-Klose

Affiliate Staff:
Dana Wiese (USGS-St. Pete); Stan Riggs
David Mallinson

Notes: Nichols and Irwin on RAFAEL; Wiese and ECU on pontoon boat.
Project = North Carolina Regional Coastal Erosion Studies, North Carolina Regional Coastal Erosion Studies


Pamlico Sound, Ocracoke Inlet, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 35.76667 South: 34.94583 West: -76.7 East: -75.39583


photo of Rafael



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
DGPS --- Navigation
Edgetech chirp subbottom profiler 512i --- Sub Bottom Profiler

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