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Field Activity Details for field activity 2015-648-FA

AKA: none

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

Organization(s): USGS, Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center

Funding Program(s): Coastal Habitats in Puget Sound (ZP00AZZ)

Principal Investigator(s): Guy Gelfenbaum, Jonathan Warrick

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Andrew Stevens

Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Location-Elevation: Transects, Sampling: Geology, Sonar: Single Beam, Sonar: Sound Velocity

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Collect nearshore bathymetry and beach topography

Vehicle(s): MarFac; Chevy Suburban - gray; 7 pass; G62-2874L

Start Port/Location: Port Angeles, WA

End Port/Location: Port Angeles, WA

Start Date: 2015-07-29

End Date: 2015-07-31

Equipment Used: Echosounder-1, Trimble R7 GPS receiver 9, Echosounder-2, grab sampler, camera, Trimble R7 GPS receiver, Trimble R7 GPS (AS), soundvelocityprofiler

Information to be Derived: Nearshore Bathymetry, Beach Topography

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: aerial_photos, base, bathy, matlab, planning, Samples, sediment_sampling, svp, temp topo added to FAD 8/20/2015

Staff: Jackson Currie, Guy Gelfenbaum, Andrew Stevens, Jonathan Warrick

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Entries for this field activity are based on entries from Field Activity 2014-649-FA

Entries for this field activity are based on entries from Field Activity 2015-605-FA

Location:

Puget Sound

Boundaries
North: 48.17624572 South: 48.10493829 West: -123.633 East: -123.38360665

Platform(s):

photo of Waverunner 1 (SC)
Waverunner 1 (SC)
photo of Waverunner 2 (SC)
Waverunner 2 (SC)

Publications

Portals/Viewers

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Echosounder-1 --- Single Beam
bathymetry data (published in ScienceBase; U.S. Geological Survey data release, doi: 10.5066/F7S75DG9)
Trimble R7 GPS receiver 9 --- Benchmarks
LIDAR
Navigation
Profiles
Transects
topography data (published in ScienceBase; U.S. Geological Survey data release, doi: 10.5066/F7S75DG9)
Echosounder-2 --- Single Beam
grab sampler --- Geology
grain-size data (published in ScienceBase; U.S. Geological Survey data release, doi: 10.5066/F7S75DG9)
camera --- Photo
Trimble R7 GPS receiver --- Benchmarks
LIDAR
Navigation
Profiles
Transects
Trimble R7 GPS (AS) --- Benchmarks
Navigation
Profiles
Transects
soundvelocityprofiler --- Sound Velocity

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