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Field Activity Details for field activity 2018-683-FA

AKA: none

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s): High Energy Active Margins (ZP00F00)

Principal Investigator(s): Patrick Barnard

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Daniel Hoover

Data Type(s): Sonar: Single Beam, Location-Elevation: Profiles, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Imagery: Photo, Environmental Data: CTD

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Monitor changes in beach and subtidal sand volume and distribution

Vehicle(s): MarFac; crewcab - G63-2147R, MarFac; Expedition G62-3094P

Start Port/Location: San Francisco, CA

End Port/Location: San Francisco, CA

Start Date: 2018-11-09

End Date: 2018-11-09

Equipment Used: navigation, Radio (rover), Handheld GPS Nomad, Structure from Motion-manned-aircraft, YSI Sound velocity CTD, bathymetry, Radio (base)

Information to be Derived: Beach elevation and bathymetry

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: ATV rover, Base, Castaway CTD, PWC Hypack and PWC Rover data submitted to FAD 11/16/2018 by Dan Hoover

Staff: Alexander Snyder, Rachel Marcuson, Daniel Hoover

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Entries for this field activity are based on entries from Field Activity 2018-640-FA

Location:

Ocean Beach, San Francisco, CA, California

Boundaries
North: 37.80802086 South: 37.6058952 West: -122.579 East: -122.47805176

Platform(s):

photo of Waverunner 1 (SC)
Waverunner 1 (SC)
photo of Waverunner 2 (SC)
Waverunner 2 (SC)

Publications

Portals/Viewers

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
navigation --- Navigation
Radio (rover) --- Navigation
Profiles
Transects
Handheld GPS Nomad --- Benchmarks
LIDAR
Navigation
Profiles
Transects
Structure from Motion-manned-aircraft --- Photo
YSI Sound velocity CTD --- Sound Velocity
CTD
bathymetry --- Single Beam
Radio (base) --- Benchmarks
LIDAR
Navigation
Profiles
Transects

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