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Field Activity Details for field activity 2016-363-DD

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Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Data Source Information: Jenna Brown

Information Specialist(s): Jennifer (Jenna) Brown, Joseph Long

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

Start Date: 2016-10-28

End Date: 2018-12-31

Equipment Used: Digital Camera, Ashtech Z-Xtreme DGPS

Information to be Derived: Images: time-average (timex), time-variance, brightest, darkest - saved as jpegs and netcdf files. Image products: pixel timestacks - saved as netcdf files. Ground control GPS data.

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Collect images for 17 minutes, at the top of each hour, that produce a snapshot and image products described above. Camera removed from site 1/26/2022 (replaced by new system: 2022-305-FA).



Madeira Beach, FL

North: 27.802516 South: 27.788327 West: -82.798977 East: -82.78657



Brown, J.A., Birchler, J.J., Karwandyar, S., Swanson, E., Palmsten, M.L., 2023, USGS Madeira Beach, Florida CoastCam Imagery and Calibration Data: U.S. Geological Survey data release,


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Digital Camera --- Photo
Ashtech Z-Xtreme DGPS --- Benchmarks

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