Field Activity 11LGC02

Identifier 11LGC02
Purpose Ground control for lidar mapping flights.
Location Impact Zone 2011 Hurricane Irene - Eastern Seaboard, USA
Info derived Raw GPS base files for lidar control and possible topographic information for lidar ground truthing.
Comments Additional Equipment Used: Batteries, Laptop
Start St. Petersburg, FL 2011-08-29
End St. Petersburg, FL 2011-09-05
West -78.7387
East -72.98675679
North 39.09359399
South 32.1710842
Topic 49
Marine operations Yes


600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators Sallenger, Abby
Crew members
Billy J Reynolds
Scientist, Staff
Thompson, Philip
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Billy J Reynolds
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

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

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Choke Ring Antenna Benchmarks, Navigation (no data expected)
Digital Camera Photo, Video (no data expected)
Ashtech Z-Xtreme DGPS Benchmarks, Navigation (no data reported)
Camera, Digital, Hand Held Photo (no data expected)
GPS topographic survey buggy Benchmarks, Navigation, Profiles, Transects (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity