Field Activity 13LGC02

Identifier 13LGC02
Purpose Collect differential GPS ground control points on the island at requested locations by the Lidar flight group.
Location Dauphin Island, AL
Summary Control sites (5), bare earth sites (4), and tracklines (3)
Info derived Differential GPS xyz locations and tracklines for Lidar data validation.
Comments Additional Staff: Chris Sherwood and Patrick Dickhudt (USGS WHSC)
Projects
Other (Other)
Platform
on foot
walking survey, generally with GPS backpack
Vehicles
None
Itinerary
Start Dauphin Island, AL 2013-07-20
End Dauphin Island, AL 2013-07-24
Bounds
West -88.3438
East -88.05401611
North 30.3330278
South 30.2080278

Personnel

Organization
600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators Nathaniel G Plant
Crew members
Nancy T DeWitt
Scientist, Staff
Julie C Bernier
Scientist, Staff
Joseph W Long
Scientist, Staff
Patricia (Soupy) A Dalyander
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Nancy T DeWitt
Specialist, Information
Julie C Bernier
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Location-Elevation
Data type: Navigation

Equipment and datasets

Equipment or measuring device
Choke Ring Antenna
Benchmarks, Navigation
(no data)
(No data records were produced using this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

Ashtech Z-Xtreme DGPS
Benchmarks, Navigation
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

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GPS topographic survey buggy
Benchmarks, Navigation, Profiles, Transects
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

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Other
Unknown, Profiles, Transects, Benchmarks, LIDAR, Navigation
(no data)
(No data records were produced using this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

Collapsible Tripod
Benchmarks, Navigation, Profiles, Transects
(no data)
(No data records were produced using this equipment)

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GPS Pole
Navigation, Profiles, Transects
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

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Publications

Samples collected during this field activity

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By data category:
Location-Elevation
By data type:
Navigation