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Field Activity Details for field activity 12CCH03

Other ID: Xstorms.h20120902

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s): National Assessment of Coastal Change Hazards(1) (MN000J7)

Principal Investigator(s): Karen L M Morgan

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Other

Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Location-Elevation: Navigation

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Document Baseline Coastal Morphology

Vehicle(s): None

Start Port/Location: New Orleans, LA

End Port/Location: Abita Springs, LA

Start Date: 2012-09-02

End Date: 2012-09-03

Equipment Used: Digital Camera, Camera, Digital, Hand Held, GPS

Information to be Derived: Oblique Aerial Photos

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 1983 Images collected

Staff: Other

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: This flight was conducted by a contractor for the CCH project.


Northern Gulf of Mexico

North: 31.13029323 South: 28.70953003 West: -92.3718 East: -87.59156108


photo of Airplane


Guy, K.K., Stockdon, H.F., Plant, N.G., Doran, K.S., Morgan, K.L.M., 2013, Hurricane Isaac: Observations and analysis of coastal change: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2013-1270, 21 p.,

Morgan, K.L.M., Westphal, K.A., 2016, Post-Hurricane Isaac coastal oblique aerial photographs collected along the Alabama, Mississippi, and Louisiana barrier islands, September 2-3, 2012: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 988,


FAN 12CCH03 has data viewable in the CMGP Video and Photograph Portal. View the data in this application here. See the instructions for working with this application.

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Digital CameraCanon EOS Rebel T2iPhoto
No data was collected
Camera, Digital, Hand HeldCanon EOS Rebel T2iPhoto
GPS Garmin GPSMAP 60CSxNavigation

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