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Field Activity Details for field activity 2019-010-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): Inke Forbich, Marine Biological Laboratory

Information Specialist(s): Sandra Brosnahan

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: This study will be using UAS photogrammetric techniques to create elevation models.


Start Port/Location: Woods Hole Ma

End Port/Location: Woods Hole Ma

Start Date: 2019-06-10

End Date: 2019-06-12

Equipment Used: Digital camera, Spectra Precision SP80

Information to be Derived: Elevation models, orthophotos and point clouds

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Emily Sturdivant, Elizabeth Pendleton, Barry Irwin, Neil Kamal Ganju, Sandra Brosnahan, Seth Ackerman

Affiliate Staff:



Plum Island Estuary, Newbury MA

North: 42.7677684 South: 42.68849233 West: -70.87280273 East: -70.74989319


photo of Muddy Waters
Muddy Waters



Data Acquired

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

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