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USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 06CNT07

Other ID: none

Status: Completed


Funding Program(s): National Assessment of Coastal Change Hazards - NACCH (GX.21.MN00.F4J20.00)

Data Source Information: Digital coast/ FEMA

Information Specialist(s): Kara Doran

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: LIDAR

Start Date: 2006-09-01

End Date: 2006-12-31

Equipment Used: Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR)

Information to be Derived: beach morphology

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:




North: 21.89386052 South: 20.95312082 West: -158.49023572 East: -157.43551335



Long, J.W., Henderson, R.E., Thompson, D.M., 2020, Forecasting future beach width-A case study along the Florida Atlantic coast: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2019-1150, 20 p.,


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) --- LIDAR (Dune crest, dune toe, shoreline, beach width and beach slope for a lidar survey collected 20060901-20061231 in Hawai‘i)
06CNT07_lidar (2006 FEMA Lidar: Hawaiian Islands downloaded from digital coast)

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