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USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2016-369-DD

Other ID: none

Status: Completed


Funding Program(s):

Data Source Information: USACE National Coastal Mapping Program

Information Specialist(s): Alexandra Fredericks

Data Type(s): Imagery: Other Imagery, Location-Elevation: LIDAR

Start Date: 2016-07-23

End Date: 2016-10-10

Equipment Used: Red Green Blue (RGB) Digital Camera, Coastal Zone Mapping and Imaging Lidar (CZMIL)

Information to be Derived: LAS, 1-m res grids, rectified RGB imagery

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: CZMIL lidar and RGB imagery



Texas, Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida Panhandle Coastline

North: 31.80284989 South: 27.44491551 West: -97.54760742 East: -83.64217122



Long, J.W., Henderson, R.E., Thompson, D.M., 2020, Forecasting future beach width-A case study along the Florida Atlantic coast: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2019-1150, 20 p.,


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Red Green Blue (RGB) Digital Camera --- Other Imagery
Coastal Zone Mapping and Imaging Lidar (CZMIL) --- LIDAR (Dune crest, dune toe, shoreline, beach width and beach slope for a lidar survey collected 20160723-20161010 in Alabama and Mississippi)

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