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Field Activity Details for field activity 2017-033-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s): Remote Sensing Coastal Change (ZP00GJA)

Principal Investigator(s): Christopher Sherwood

Affiliate Investigator(s): Karen Morgan

Information Specialist(s): Ellyn Montgomery

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Fixed-wing aircraft surveys as part of Duck "fly-in"


Start Port/Location: Duck, NC

End Port/Location: Duck, NC

Start Date: 2017-06-12

End Date: 2017-06-15

Equipment Used: Spectra Precision SP80, Digital camera

Information to be Derived: survey elevations and photogrametry

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: many aerial images were obtained, along with surveyed GCPs and transects

Staff: Sandra Brosnahan, Christopher Sherwood

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: U-033
Entries for this field activity are based on entries from Field Activity 2017-014-FA


Duck, NC, United States, Atlantic Ocean, Outer Banks

North: 36.25 South: 36 West: -75.85 East: -75.7


photo of Airplane
photo of on foot
on foot



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Spectra Precision SP80 --- Navigation
Digital camera --- Photo

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