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USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2019-009-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Pending

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

Funding Program(s): Other (Other)

Principal Investigator(s): Neil Kamal Ganju

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Sandra Brosnahan

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Quantify sediment volume change in the a tidal estuary using UAS photogrammetric techniques.


Start Port/Location: Woods Hole MA

End Port/Location: Woods Hole MA

Start Date: 2019-03-28

End Date: 2019-03-29

Equipment Used: Spectra Precision SP80, Digital camera

Information to be Derived: Geotagged photos will be collected used for creating photogrammetric products (DEM's, orthophotos, point clouds)

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Emily Sturdivant, Elizabeth Pendleton, Barry Irwin, Sandra Brosnahan, Dann Blackwood, Seth Ackerman

Affiliate Staff:



Parker River National Wildlife Refuge

North: 42.78383244 South: 42.75633998 West: -70.83950043 East: -70.79298019





Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Spectra Precision SP80 --- Navigation
Digital camera --- Photo

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