Field Activity 08LTS02

Identifier 08LTS02
Alternate names EAARL/2008/Atchafalaya/
Purpose To obtain high-resolution elevation data in the wetlands of the lower basin.
Location Lower Atchafalaya Basin, LA
Info derived Sub-aerial topography (DEM), geo-referenced digital imagery
Start Baton Rouge or Lafayette, LA 2008-12-08
End Baton Rouge or Lafayette, LA 2008-12-16
West -91.7025
East -90.959703
North 30.07878294
South 29.58385445
Topic 52
Marine operations Yes


600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators C Wayne WrightNayegandhi, AmarBrock, John
Crew members
C Wayne Wright
Scientist, Staff
David B Nagle
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Nayegandhi, Amar
Specialist, Information
David B Nagle
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Imagery, Location-Elevation
Data type: Photo, LIDAR, Navigation, Other Imagery

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Experimental Advanced Airborne Research LIDAR (EAARL) LIDAR (no data reported)
Multispectral Color-infrared (CIR) Digital Camera Other Imagery (no data reported)
Digital Camera Photo, Video (no data reported)
Red Green Blue (RGB) Digital Camera Other Imagery (no data reported)
GPS Navigation (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity