Field Activity 2017-358-FA

Identifier 2017-358-FA
Purpose Collect beach profile data. Collect ground control point (GCP) GPS data for "madbeach" video coastal monitoring station (2016-363-DD).
Location Madeira Beach, FL
Summary Collected beach profile data. Collected ground control points for "madbeach" camera.
Info derived Beach profile elevations. Ground control points.
Comments Entries for this field activity are based on entries from Field Activity 2017-353-FA
Projects
Platform
on foot
walking survey, generally with GPS backpack
Vehicles
None
Itinerary
Start Madeira Beach, FL 2016-11-30
End Madeira Beach, FL 2016-11-30
Bounds
West -82.802299
East -82.787677
North 27.799824
South 27.790777

Personnel

Organization
600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators Joseph W LongJenna A Brown
Crew members
David M Thompson
Scientist, Staff
Joseph W Long
Scientist, Staff
Jenna A Brown
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
David M Thompson
Specialist, Information
Jenna A Brown
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Location-Elevation
Data type: Benchmarks, Profiles

Equipment and datasets

Equipment or measuring device
GPS Pole
Navigation, Profiles, Transects
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

Ashtech Z-Xtreme DGPS
Benchmarks, Navigation
1
20161130_MadeiraBeachFL_XYZ(14590)
Description Beach profile data collected at Madeira Beach, FL, on 11/30/16.
Format ASCII text (.xyz)
Amount 23 transects, 104 KB
Physical location N/A
Digital location \\gs\stpetersburgfl-g\Coastal_Change_Hazards\Archive\Data\2016\2017-358-FA_20161130
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Process? No
Public URL https://doi.org/10.5066/F7T43S94
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/spcmsc/20161130_MadeiraBeachFL_XYZ_metadata.xml
Contact
Processor

Description and usage history of this equipment

Publications

Samples collected during this field activity

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By data category:
Location-Elevation
By data type:
Benchmarks, Profiles