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Field Activity Details for field activity 16CNT01

Other ID: none

Status: Completed


Funding Program(s):

Data Source Information: Dewberry

Information Specialist(s): Alexandra Fredericks, Nathaniel Plant

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: LIDAR

Start Date: 2016-06-23

End Date: 2016-06-25

Equipment Used: Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR)

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: .

Notes: Task Order Number: G16PD00701


Chandeleur Islands, LA

North: 30.04175524 South: 29.76167439 West: -88.88900757 East: -88.79712253



Fredericks, X., Plant, N.G., Kranenburg, C.J., 2017, Coastal topographyâChandeleur Islands, Louisiana, 23-25 June 2016: U.S. Geological Survey data release,

Williams, B.N., Schreppel, H.A., Stalk C.A., 2019, Footprints of lidar datasets published at the U.S. Geological Survey St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center since 2001: U.S. Geological Survey data release,


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) --- LIDAR
CHAN2016_SM_z16_n88g12B_classified (Lidar-derived classified point-cloud dataset of the Chandeleur Islands, Louisiana)
CHAN2016_SM_z16_n88g12B_mosaic.tif (Lidar-derived seamless topography DEM mosaic of the Chandeleur Islands, Louisiana.)

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