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Field Activity Details for field activity 2018-308-DD

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

Organization(s): USGS, St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center

Funding Program(s): National Assessment of Coastal Change Hazards - NACCH (GX.21.MN00.F4J20.00)

Data Source Information: US Army Corps of Engineers

Information Specialist(s): Justin Birchler, Kara Doran

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: LIDAR

Start Date: 2018-10-02

End Date: 2018-10-15

Equipment Used: Coastal Zone Mapping and Imaging Lidar (CZMIL)

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 2018 USACE NCMP Post-Florence Topobathy Lidar: Southeast Coast (VA, NC, SC); collected by USACE JALBTCX from 2018-10-02 to 2018-10-15

Notes: https://coast.noaa.gov/dataviewer/#/lidar/search/where:ID=8617
https://noaa-nos-coastal-lidar-pds.s3.amazonaws.com/laz/geoid18/8617/index.html
https://www.fisheries.noaa.gov/inport/item/57341
Incorrect FAN was originally assigned. Changed from 2018-695-DD to 2018-308-DD on 09/24/20.

Location:

South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia

Boundaries
North: 36.9246 South: 33.210606 West: -79.190227 East: -75.452938

Platform(s):

Publications

Doran, K.S., Long, J.W., Birchler, J.J., Brenner, O.T., Hardy, M.W., Morgan, K.L.M., Stockdon, H.F., Torres, M.L., 2020, Lidar-derived beach morphology (Dune Crest, Dune Toe, and Shoreline) for U.S. sandy coastlines (Version 4.0): U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/F7GF0S0Z.

Long, J.W., Henderson, R.E., Thompson, D.M., 2020, Forecasting future beach width-A case study along the Florida Atlantic coast: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2019-1150, 20 p., https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr20191150.

Portals/Viewers

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Coastal Zone Mapping and Imaging Lidar (CZMIL) --- LIDAR
2018-308-DD_morphology.zip (Dune crest, dune toe, shoreline, beach width and beach slope for a lidar survey collected 20180525- 20180827 in North Carolina)

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