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USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2018-004-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Pending

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

Funding Program(s): Other (Other)

Principal Investigator(s): Kevin Kroeger

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Sandra Brosnahan

Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Creating a high resolution elevation map for use in carbon sequestration models.


Start Port/Location: Waquoit MA

End Port/Location: Waquoit MA

Start Date: 2018-03-09

End Date: 2018-03-09

Equipment Used: Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS)

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

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Seth Ackerman, Thomas Brooks, Sandra Brosnahan, Meagan Gonneea, Adrian Green, Barry Irwin, Adrian Mann, Jennifer O'keefe Suttles, Elizabeth Pendleton, Emily Sturdivant

Affiliate Staff:



Sage Lot Pond, Waquoit MA

North: 41.55574388 South: 41.55058105 West: -70.50961018 East: -70.50173373


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Data Acquired

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

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