Field Activity 2019-326-FA

Identifier 2019-326-FA
Purpose Seafloor change/sediment budget assessment, Gulf Islands National Seashore (Santa Rosa Island, FL).
Location Santa Rosa Island, FL
Summary Collected 332 MBES lines and 89 SVPs. Due to time constraints, chirp data collection was delayed and will commence in May 2020.
Info derived Processed XYZ mulitbeam bathymetry data points referenced to the ellipsoid, digital elevation model, and subbottom profiles.
Related activities
2021-322-FA: Cruise legs
26' Parker
Start Santa Rosa Island, FL 2019-06-14
End Santa Rosa Island, FL 2019-07-03
Days in the field 20
West -87.33856201
East -86.49810791
North 30.43446595
South 30.25550857
Marine operations Yes


384 Woods Hole Road
Quissett Campus
Woods Hole, MA02543-1598
(508) 548-8700
Principal investigators James G Flocks
Crew members
Joseph J Fredericks
Scientist, Staff
Andrew S Farmer
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Joseph J Fredericks
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Sonar
Data type: Multibeam, Sound Velocity

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Multibeam Bathymetry System Multibeam 1
Castaway-CTD Sound Velocity (no data reported)


Datasets produced in this activity

Dataset name Equipment Description Dataset contact
Santa_Rosa_Island_2019_ MBES_WGS84_UTM16N_xyz Multibeam Bathymetry System Processed elevation point data (XYZ) as derived from a 1-meter grid provided in WGS84 (G1672) Andrew S Farmer


Samples collected during this field activity