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Field Activity Details for field activity 13CNT05

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

Organization(s):

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

Data Source Information: Woolpert

Information Specialist(s): Justin Birchler

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: LIDAR

Start Date: 2013-11-16

End Date: 2014-12-27

Equipment Used: Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR)

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Notes:

Location:

RI, NH, MA and NY

Boundaries
North: 43.16186716 South: 40.52047694 West: -74.02038574 East: -69.84554618

Platform(s):

Publications

Doran, K.S., Birchler, J., Stockdon, H.F., Thompson, D.M., Morgan, K.L.M., Brenner, O.T., 2016, National assessment of hurricane-induced coastal erosion hazards: South Carolina through New Hampshire update: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/F7RF5S44.

Doran, K.S., Long, J.W., Birchler, J.J., Weber, K.M., 2016, Beach slopes of Massachusetts: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/F7B8568F.

Doran, K.S., Long, J.W., Birchler, J.J.,, B., O.T., Hardy, M.W., Morgan, K.L.M., Stockdon, H.F., Torres, M.L., 2017, Lidar-derived beach morphology (dune crest, dune toe, and shoreline) for U.S. sandy coastlines: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/F7GF0S0Z.

Portals/Viewers

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) --- LIDAR
13CNT05_morphology.zip (Dune crest, dune toe, shoreline, beach width and beach slope for a lidar survey collected 20131116-20141227 in New York through New Hampshire)
US_erosion_hazards (Probabilities of hurricane-induced erosion (collision, inundation and overwash) for each 1-km section of the Gulf of Mexico coast for category 1–5 hurricanes)

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