Field Activity 08ACH01

Identifier 08ACH01
Alternate names Xstorms.h20080506
Purpose Map pre-storm beach configuration
Location North Carolina
Summary Digital still photos (jpg), analog S-VHS, digital video, trackline (FUGAWI), trackline (txt)
Info derived Oblique Air Photos
Comments Equipment: Garmin GPS 18PC WAAS-enabled B&B Electronics 232BSS4 GPS Signal Splitter(4 way) Nikon D1-X Digital Format: Raw NEF Files, Connection: Fire wire Sony DCR-VX1000 “Handycam” Mini-DV tapes (1 hr) Connection: S-VHS Cable S-VHS Panasonic AG-5700 -Fuji H471S Archival S-VHS Tape (2 hr) Compix LP701 JVC TM-900SU Panasonic Tough book CF-51 Fugawi Marine ENC Optima Model SPR 12-Volt “Blue top” Batteries. 3818 Images, two 2-hr analog video tapes, four 1-hrs digital video tapes. USCG crew: Lt Adam Spenser, Lt. Lance Leone, AMT Matt DeShuttle.
USCG Helicopter
Start Elizabeth City, NC 2008-05-04
End Elizabeth City, NC 2008-05-08
West -78.7032
East -73.30121477
North 36.45209526
South 33.82346795
Topic 2
Marine operations Yes


600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators M. Dennis Krohn
Crew members
M. Dennis Krohn
Scientist, Staff
Karen L M Morgan
Scientist, Staff
Thompson, Philip
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
David M Thompson
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Imagery, Location-Elevation
Data type: Photo, Video, Navigation

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Digital Video Video (no data reported)
Digital Camera Photo, Video 1
GPS Navigation 2


Datasets produced in this activity

Dataset name Equipment Description Dataset contact
08ACH01_0506_ Digital Camera Oblique aerial images from False Cape State Park, Virginia, to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, May 6, 2008, divided into folders based on 5-minute segments of the flight path in each area. Karen L M Morgan
08ACH01-ProcessedNav GPS Processed navigation files, includes flightpath and photo locations Karen L M Morgan
08ACH01-RawGPSNav GPS Garmin GPSMAP 60CSx raw navigation file Karen L M Morgan


Samples collected during this field activity