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Field Activity Details for field activity W0611PS

AKA: none

Other ID: W-06-11-PS

Status: Completed

Organization(s): USGS, Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center, Washington Deparment of Ecology

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s):

Affiliate Investigator(s): George Kaminsky (Wash. State Dept. of Ecology)

Information Specialist(s): Andrew Stevens

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sonar: Single Beam

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Collect beach topography and nearshore bathymetry data at the Elwha River delta

Vehicle(s):

Start Port/Location: Port Angeles, WA

End Port/Location: Port Angeles, WA

Start Date: 2011-08-25

End Date: 2011-08-28

Equipment Used: waverunners

Information to be Derived: beach topography, nearshore bathymetry

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Jonathan Felis, Andrew Stevens

Affiliate Staff:
Heather Baron (Oregon State University) - Faculty Research Assistant
Diana McCandless (Wash. State Dept. of Ecology) - Field Technician
Andrew Ryan (Wash. State Dept. of Ecology) - Field Technician

Notes: Staff information imported from InfoBank
George Kaminsky (Wash. State Dept. of Ecology) - Chief Scientist
Heather Baron (Oregon State University) - Faculty Research Assistant
Andrew Stevens (USGS PCMSC) - Oceanographer
Diana McCandless (Wash. State Dept. of Ecology) - Field Technician
Andrew Ryan (Wash. State Dept. of Ecology) - Field Technician
Jonathan Felis (USGS WERC) - Biological Science Technician

Location:

WA

Boundaries
North: 48.1571 South: 48.13754 West: -123.586 East: -123.53228

Platform(s):


Waverunners

Publications

Portals/Viewers

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
waverunners --- Navigation
Single Beam
Best file with nav in ArcInfo E00 format
Global positioning system (GPS) data w-06-11-ps.063_red (Provisional best file)
Global positioning system (GPS) data w-06-11-ps.063_guns (Provisional best file)

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