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USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2019-311-DD

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Other ID: none

Status: Completed


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

Data Source Information: 2019 USACE NCMP DUNEX Topobathy Lidar: East Coast (NC, VA):

Information Specialist(s): Justin Birchler, Kara Doran

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: LIDAR

Start Date: 2019-09-26

End Date: 2019-10-19

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

Information to be Derived: classified topo/bathy lidar data

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Planned data coverage for this dataset includes the shoreline from the NC/VA Border to Cape Lookout, NC. Lidar and imagery data acquisition was focused on a 1500 meter swath of the shoreline that generally extends from the shoreline onshore 500 meters and from the shoreline offshore to 1000 meters or laser extinction, whichever occurs first.



North Carolina and Virginia

North: 36.593616 South: 34.536492 West: -76.593758 East: -75.459938




Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Coastal Zone Mapping and Imaging Lidar (CZMIL) --- LIDAR

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