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USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 08CNT01

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

Organization(s): USGS, St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center

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

Data Source Information: Title: 2008 NOAA Integrated Ocean and Coastal Mapping (IOCM) LiDAR: North Carolina and Virginia Online_Linkage:

Information Specialist(s): Kara Doran

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: LIDAR

Start Date: 2008-03-17

End Date: 2008-03-27

Equipment Used: Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR), Other

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:



North Carolina and Virginia

North: 36.951779 South: 35.160079 West: -76.061603 East: -75.441103



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 20080317-20080327 in North Carolina and Virginia)
Other --- --- ---

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