Other ID: Gulf_Coast
Organization(s): USGS, St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
Funding Program(s): Lidar for Science and Resource Management (MN00E3J)
Principal Investigator(s): John Brock
Information Specialist(s): Emily Klipp
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: LIDAR
Scientific Purpose/Goals: to collect lidar data
Start Date: 1998-10-29
End Date: 1998-11-09
Equipment Used: Airborne Topographic Mapper 2 (ATM2)
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Northern Gulf of Mexico
|North: 30.400007||South: 26.384175||West: -90.9678||East: -81.872129|
Doran, K.S., Long, J.W., Birchler, J.J.,, B., O.T., Hardy, M.W., Morgan, K.L.M., Stockdon, H.F., Torres, M.L., 2017, Lidar-derived beach morphology (dune crest, dune toe, and shoreline) for U.S. sandy coastlines: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/F7GF0S0Z.
Doran, K.S., Long, J.W., Overbeck, J.R., 2015, A method for determining average beach slope and beach slope variability for U.S. sandy coastlines: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2015-1053, https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr20151053.
Long, J.W., Henderson, R.E., Thompson, D.M., 2020, Forecasting future beach width-A case study along the Florida Atlantic coast: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2019-1150, 20 p., https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr20191150.
Overbeck, J.R., Doran, K.S., 2015, Beach slopes of Florida: Bradenton Beach to Clearwater Beach: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/F7XK8CK2.
|Survey Equipment||Survey Info||Data Type(s)||Data Collected|
|Airborne Topographic Mapper 2 (ATM2)||---||LIDAR||98LTS05_morphology.zip (Dune crest, dune toe, shoreline, beach width and beach slope for a lidar survey collected 19981029-19981109 in Louisiana through Florida)|