Field Activity 13TST02

Identifier 13TST02
Purpose Test equipment prior to fieldwork being conducted in the Chandeleur Islands, LA and also groundtruth Lidar data being collected for NOAA.
Location Tampa Bay, FL
Info derived Topobathy
Comments Vehicle: Green Suburban and White Excursion This is not an actual field activity but a test of field equipment prior to deployment and data collection; therefore, the Research Topic of TST (short for Test) was assigned.
25-ft Parker
Excursion - White
Suburban - Green
Start St. Petersburg, FL 2013-06-12
End Ft. DeSoto, FL 2013-06-12
West -82.8685
East -82.3520694
North 28.08349145
South 27.5224861
Topic 84
Marine operations Yes


600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators Jennifer L Miselis
Crew members
Nathaniel G Plant
Scientist, Staff
Nancy T DeWitt
Scientist, Staff
Julie C Bernier
Scientist, Staff
Pfeiffer, William
Scientist, Staff
David M Thompson
Scientist, Staff
Kyle W Kelso
Scientist, Staff
Dana S Wiese
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Nancy T DeWitt
Specialist, Information
Pfeiffer, William
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Location-Elevation, Seismics, Sonar
Data type: Benchmarks, Navigation, Profiles, Transects, Sub Bottom Profiler, Interferometric, Multibeam, Sound Velocity

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Interferometric Bathymetry System Interferometric (no data reported)
GPS Navigation (no data reported)
F190 DGPS/IMU Navigation (no data reported)
Chirp 424 Sub Bottom Profiler (no data reported)
Valeport SVP Sound Velocity (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity