Field Activity 2017-010-FA

Identifier 2017-010-FA
Purpose Collect post storm drone mapping and surveys, with pressure data at overwash
Location Sandwich Town Neck Beach, Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, Atlantic Ocean
Summary pressure data from 1087, 1088, 1089 collected. Drone survey mapping the beach elevation completed.
Info derived pressure measurements, survey elevations and photogrametry
Comments U022 Associated with 2016-052-FA, 2017-007-FA, 2017-001-FA, 2017-012-FA, 2017-013-FA, 2017-019-FA, 2017-025-FA, 2017-037-FA, 2017-040-FA. The data for all pressure sensor deployed durning this storm is available at 2 Pressure sensors in overwash zone, and 1 in air: 2/13-15- 1087, 1088, 1089
on foot
walking survey, generally with GPS backpack
Start Woods Hole, MA 2017-02-13
End Woods Hole, MA 2017-02-15
Days in the field 1
West -70.4908
East -70.42205817
North 41.78503467
South 41.73478262


384 Woods Hole Road
Quissett Campus
Woods Hole, MA02543-1598
(508) 548-8700
Principal investigators Christopher R Sherwood
Crew members
Eric Moore
Scientist, Staff
Barry J Irwin
Scientist, Staff
Jonathan Borden
Scientist, Staff
Sandra M Brosnahan
Scientist, Staff
Eric D. Marsjanik
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Ellyn Montgomery
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Imagery, Location-Elevation, Time Series
Data type: Photo, Navigation, Mooring (physical oceanography)

Equipment and datasets

Equipment or measuring device
Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS)
Photo, Video, Navigation
Description Geotagged Low-Altitude Aerial Imagery From Unmanned Aerial Systems Flights Over Town Neck Beach, in Sandwich, Massachusetts, on 2017-02-14
Data types
Format JPEG
Amount 5.2 GB
Comments Down-looking and oblique images.
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Public URL

Description and usage history of this equipment

Spectra Precision SP80
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

Bottom platform
Mooring (physical oceanography)
storm 3 from Sandwich2017(14368)
Description pressure data from overwash zone during overwash
Data types
Mooring (physical oceanography)
Format netCDf
Digital location //IGSAGIEGGS-STG/stg-proc/data/sandwich2017
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Process? No
Public URL
Metadata in THREDDS

Description and usage history of this equipment


Samples collected during this field activity

Similar field activities carried out by this science center