Field Activity 10DVS01

Identifier 10DVS01
Purpose Observe water level, waves, swash and beach and dune erosion at 1hr intervals
Location Cape Canaveral Beaches, FL
Info derived Imagery
Comments Additional Equipment Used: Laptop Phil Thompson/Lance Thornton will connect power and ethernet; Karen Morgan will setup camera system; Ann Marie Ascough will provide support and Nathaniel Plant will confer with NASA security regarding deployment specifics. Platform: Mounted on the Eagle4 guard tower.
Start SPSC 2010-04-20
End SPSC 2010-04-22
West -80.6668
East -80.50346529
North 28.46190049
South 28.26857709
Topic 27
Marine operations Yes


National Aeronautics and Space Administration(NASA)
600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators Nathaniel G Plant
Crew members
Nathaniel G Plant
Scientist, Staff
Karen L M Morgan
Scientist, Staff
Thompson, Philip
Scientist, Staff
Lance E Thornton
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Karen L M Morgan
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Imagery
Data type: Photo

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Camera, Digital, Hand Held Photo 1


Datasets produced in this activity

Dataset name Equipment Description Dataset contact
NASA-KSC_shorelines Camera, Digital, Hand Held Comma-separated values text file of the shorelines derived from the continuous video-imagery at NASA-KSC


Samples collected during this field activity