Field Activity 11LTS02

Identifier 11LTS02
Purpose Seamless integration of Swath and high-resolution topographic Lidar data.
Location Biloxi, MS, Deer Island, MS and Chandeleur Islands Berm
Info derived Swath bathymetry and land-based topography.
Comments Additional Equipment: Batteries, Laptop, OPTECH ILRIS HD Laser, Hysweep, POS-PAC.
Survey Cat (Class 3)
Start Biloxi, MS 2011-07-10
End Biloxi,MS 2011-07-19
West -89.1636
East -87.10914965
North 30.49568936
South 29.40022495
Topic 52
Marine operations Yes


USGS, Alabama Water Resources
, AL
600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators Clark, Athena
Crew members
Billy J Reynolds
Scientist, Staff
Dana S Wiese
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Dana S Wiese
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Location-Elevation, Sonar
Data type: LIDAR, Navigation, Interferometric, Multibeam, Sound Velocity

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Choke Ring Antenna Benchmarks, Navigation (no data reported)
Ashtech Z-Xtreme DGPS Benchmarks, Navigation (no data reported)
Interferometric Bathymetry System Interferometric (no data reported)
Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) LIDAR (no data reported)
Applanix POS-MV DGPS/IMU Navigation (no data reported)
Valeport SVP Sound Velocity (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity