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USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2017-622-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): Eric Grossman

Affiliate Investigator(s): Chris Curran, USGS-WAWSC

Information Specialist(s): Eric Grossman

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Benchmarks, Location-Elevation: Navigation

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Examine hydrodynamics and sediment transport affecting marsh restoration, eelgrass, and flood hazards to NNWR

Vehicle(s): None

Start Port/Location: luhr Beach, Nisqually, WA

End Port/Location: luhr Beach, Nisqually, WA

Start Date: 2017-03-06

End Date: 2017-03-07

Equipment Used: Trimble R7 GPS receiver (EG)

Information to be Derived: Instrument and Water Surface Elevations

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: no data submitted

Staff:

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: This is a very quick site visit to gather WSE elevation data. Will elaborate on nature of continuous data being collected by USGS WAWSC ASAP.

Location:

Nisqually River Delta

Boundaries
North: 47.11984766 South: 47.06118435 West: -122.74681091 East: -122.67237244

Platform(s):


Unknown

Publications

Portals/Viewers

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Trimble R7 GPS receiver (EG) --- Benchmarks
LIDAR
Navigation
Profiles
Transects

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