Field Activity 06FSH01

Identifier 06FSH01
Alternate names G106FL
Purpose Seafloor mapping
Location Offshore of Siesta Key, Florida, Florida
Summary Chirp (21 lines), Swath and Sidescan
Info derived Surface sediment distribution and thickness
Comments Digital 06FSH01 FACS logs were generated by A. Harrison in October of 2006 using the handwritten logs and personal accounts of the crew members.
G.K. Gilbert
Start Sarasota, FL 2006-05-10
End Sarasota, FL 2006-05-15
West -82.7031
East -82.47207717
North 27.38084589
South 27.14708645
Marine operations Yes


600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators James G Flocks
Crew members
Information specialist(s)
Arnell S Forde
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Location-Elevation, Seismics, Sonar
Data type: Navigation, Sub Bottom Profiler, Interferometric, Sidescan

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
GPS Navigation 4
Chirp 424 Sub Bottom Profiler 1
Interferometric Bathymetry System Interferometric 2
Edgetech 272-TD Sidescan 1
F190 DGPS/IMU This instrument did not collect individual files. It was the positioning and motion unit for swath bathymetry acquisition streaming navigation and boat motion (attitude, heave, roll, pitch) into the Swathplus program. Navigation (no data reported)


Datasets produced in this activity

Dataset name Equipment Description Dataset contact
Processed 1000-Shot-Interval Location Navigation GPS Arnell S Forde
Processed Shotpoint Navigation GPS Arnell S Forde
Reconstructed 1000-Shot-Interval Location Navigation GPS Arnell S Forde
Reconstructed Shotpoint Navigaion GPS Arnell S Forde
Chirp seismic data Chirp 424 Arnell S Forde
06FSH01-BA-pd-2 Interferometric Bathymetry System Processed interferometric swath bathymetry (IFB) x,y,z. The IFB data was extracted to a single beam format. Data points are in WGS84 UTM Zone 17 for horizontal, NAVD88 for vertical, and adjusted to the Geoid03 model. Nancy T DeWitt
Shapefile - swath Interferometric Bathymetry System Arnell S Forde
Sidescan mosaic Edgetech 272-TD Arnell S Forde


Samples collected during this field activity