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USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2018-003-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Cancelled

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

Funding Program(s): Other (Other)

Principal Investigator(s): Kevin Kroeger

Affiliate Investigator(s): USGS

Information Specialist(s): Sandra Brosnahan

Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo

Scientific Purpose/Goals: To create a base map of elevation to aid in carbon budget modeling.


Start Port/Location: Barnstable MA

End Port/Location: Barnstable MA

Start Date: 2018-02-21

End Date: 2018-02-23

Equipment Used: Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS)

Information to be Derived: We'll be collecting high resolution images to be processed by photoscan to create DEM's, orthophotos, and point clouds

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Thomas Brooks, Sandra Brosnahan, Meagan Eagle, Adrian Green, Jennifer O'keefe Suttles

Affiliate Staff:



Great Marsh, Barnstable MA

North: 41.73957722 South: 41.71574471 West: -70.38785934 East: -70.33320142


photo of on foot
on foot



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) --- Photo

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