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USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2017-667-FA

AKA: none

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s): Other (Other)

Principal Investigator(s): Jonathan Warrick

Affiliate Investigator(s): Harrison, Shawn

Information Specialist(s): Shawn Harrison

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Map coastal bathymetry following landslide with cBathy from UAV.

Vehicle(s): MarFac; Dodge Ram truck G43-1698S

Start Port/Location:

End Port/Location:

Start Date: 2017-07-12

End Date: 2017-07-13

Equipment Used: navigation, Trimble R7 GPS receiver, camera, GoPro

Information to be Derived: wave celerity during evolution for bathymetric inversion calculations.

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: FAN 2017-667-FA MudCreek cBathy data added to FAD from Shawn Harrison 11/29/2017


Affiliate Staff:

Notes: This is part of Jon Warrick's "Remote Sensing Coastal Change" project.
Sampling is concurrent to MARFAC bathy survey with R/V Snavely.


Mud Creek, Big Sur, California

North: 35.86412444 South: 35.83972952 West: -121.42625431 East: -121.39872051


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Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
navigation --- Navigation
Trimble R7 GPS receiver --- Benchmarks
camera --- Photo
GoPro --- Video

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