Field Activity 2020-306-FA

Identifier 2020-306-FA -- CANCELED
Purpose Collect ground penetrating radar and sediment core data to reconstruct geologic history of Fire Island.
Location Fire Island National Seashore, NY, United States
Summary TBD
Info derived Grain Size, Unit Thickness, Age Control
Comments Originally scheduled for Apr-2020 postponed (dates uncertain) due to COVID travel restrictions. Requires one vehicle and UTV/UTV trailer. CANCELLED
Start St. Petersburg, FL 2020-09-08
End St. Petersburg, FL 2020-11-30
Days in the field 12
West -73.3241272
East -72.74871826
North 40.77534183
South 40.61395244
Marine operations Yes


600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators Jennifer L MiselisDaniel J Ciarletta
Crew members
Nancy T DeWitt
Scientist, Staff
Julie C Bernier
Scientist, Staff
Timothy R Nelson
Scientist, Staff
Daniel J Ciarletta
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Julie C Bernier
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Electro-Magnetic, Location-Elevation, Sampling
Data type: Ground Penetrating Radar, Navigation, Geology

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) Ground Penetrating Radar (no data reported)
Choke Ring Antenna Benchmarks, Navigation (no data reported)
Collapsible Tripod Benchmarks, Navigation, Profiles, Transects (no data reported)
SP80 GNSS Receiver Benchmarks, Navigation (no data reported)
SP90 GNSS Receiver Benchmarks, Navigation (no data reported)
Vibracorer Geology (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity