Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
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 Port/Location: Buxton, NC
End Port/Location: Buxton, NC
Start Date: 2010-01-28
End Date: 2010-03-01
Equipment Used: Grab sampler, Mooring tripod, SCUBA, Temperature and salinity, Pressure, Current, Real Time Kinematic GPS, Echosounder, Digital camera, Digital video camera
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
USCAE; B.J. Reynolds
USGS-St. Petersburg; Nirnemesh Kumar
USC; Paul Gay
Georgia Tech; ? NRL
Notes: Amount of continuous data is a guess, Hypack position and bathymetry was recorded for some transects during the course of the experiment.
Project = Carolinas: Sediment Transport, Carolinas: Sediment Transport
Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
|North: 35.26071||South: 35.21412||West: -75.6068||East: -75.49337|
Armstrong, B.N., Warner, J.C., List, J.H., Thieler, E.R., Martini, M.A., Voulgaris, G., McNinch, J., Book, J.W., Haas, K., and Montgomery, E., 2013, Carolinas Coastal Change Processes Project Data Report for nearshore observations at Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, February, 2010: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2012-1219, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2012/1219.
Kumar, N., Voulgaris, G., Warner, J.C., and List, J.H., 2012, Wind and Wave Driven Nearshore Circulation at Cape Hatteras Point [abs.]: , 2012 AGU Fall Meeting. San Francisco, CA, December 3-7, 2012.
Safak, I., List, J., Warner, J., Physical and geological controls on long-term sediment transport patterns along a wave-energetic, non-interrupted coastline: Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras [abs.]: , AGU Ocean Science Meeting. Honolulu, HI, February 23-28, 2014.
|Survey Equipment||Survey Info||Data Type(s)||Data Collected|
|Digital video camera||---||Video|
|Current||---||Mooring (physical oceanography)||2010-011-FA-NL-001-01 ( Raw and Engineering records for moorings 864-880, Cape Hatteras 2009 and 2010.)|
2010-011-FA-OM-001-01 ( All Data from moorings 864-880: part of Cape Hatteras Nearshore experiment)
|Real Time Kinematic GPS||---||Navigation|
|Mooring tripod||---||Ground Truthing|
|Temperature and salinity||---||CTD|
|Pressure||---||Mooring (physical oceanography)|