USGS - science for a changing world

USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2003-047-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):

Information Specialist(s): Erika Hammar-Klose

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sonar: Sidescan

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Post-Hurricane Isabel sea floor mapping survey.


Start Port/Location: Ocracoke, NC

End Port/Location: Ocracoke, NC

Start Date: 2003-09-23

End Date: 2003-10-01

Equipment Used: DGPS, Klein 531 sidescan, Simrad EM 3000

Information to be Derived: Sea floor map; Bathymetric maps; Morphology;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Thomas O'Brien, Erika Hammar-Klose

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Resurvey of subset areas from FA 03003 cruise. Original Center People field contained: Erika Hammar-Klose (data processing); Tom O'Brien (marine tech).
Project = North Carolina Regional Coastal Erosion Studies, North Carolina Regional Coastal Erosion Studies


Raleigh Bay, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 35.36 South: 34.48 West: -76.75 East: -75.38


photo of 4-points



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Simrad EM 3000 --- Multibeam
DGPS --- Navigation
Klein 531 sidescan --- Sidescan

Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
Questions or Comments? Contact CMGDS Team