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Field Activity Details for field activity 2018-676-FA

AKA: none

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s): Sediment Transport in Coastal Environments (ZP00FDB)

Principal Investigator(s): Jessica Lacy

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Andrew Stevens

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Collect topographic data using aerial imagery and structure from motion analysis

Vehicle(s): MarFac; crewcab - G63-2147R

Start Port/Location: Rio Vista, CA

End Port/Location: Rio Vista, CA

Start Date: 2018-10-22

End Date: 2018-10-24

Equipment Used: Structure from Motion - UAS, GPS, camera

Information to be Derived: Topography

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: base, field_notes, photos, planning and topo submitted by Andrew Stevens, 11/8/2018. fieldmaps, fieldnotes, fieldphotos, GCP, notifications, PASP, SfM_img and tlogs data submitted to FAD 11/7/2018 by Josh Logan

Staff: Cordell Johnson, Joshua Logan, Andrew Stevens

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: DM copied from project synology tls/uas/4FAD folder on


SF Delta

North: 38.33719581 South: 38.32335215 West: -121.67773182 East: -121.66551622


photo of Fast Eddy (SC)
Fast Eddy (SC)


Logan, J.B., Stevens, A.W., Johnson, C.D., and Lacy, J.R., 2020, Aerial imagery and structure-from-motion derived data products from UAS survey of the Liberty Island Conservation Bank Wildlands restoration site, Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, California, October 2018: U.S. Geological Survey data release,


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Structure from Motion - UAS --- Photo
GPS --- Navigation
camera --- Photo

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