Field Activity 14CNT01

Identifier 14CNT01
Data provider Contact_Organization: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), National Ocean Service (NOS), National Geodetic Survey (NGS), Remote Sensing Division Contact_Position: Chief, Remote Sensing Division Contact_Address: Address_Type: mailing and physical address Address: 1315 East West Highway, N/NGS3 Address: SSMC-3 8142 City: Silver Spring State_or_Province: MD Postal_Code: 20910 Country: USA Contact_Voice_Telephone: 301-713-2663
Location MD
Summary Topobathy
Start (port not specified) 2014-01-08
End (port not specified) 2014-05-22
West -75.415
East -75.038
North 38.452
South 37.835


Crew members
Information specialist(s)
Kara S Doran
Specialist, Information
Justin J Birchler
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Location-Elevation
Data type: LIDAR

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) LIDAR 4


Datasets produced in this activity

Dataset name Equipment Description Dataset contact Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) Dune crest, dune toe, shoreline, beach width and beach slope for a lidar survey collected 20140108-20140727 in South Carolina through New York Kara S Doran
US_erosion_hazards Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) Probabilities of hurricane-induced erosion (collision, inundation and overwash) for each 1-km section of the Gulf of Mexico coast for category 1–5 hurricanes Kara S Doran

Datasets compiled from multiple sources

Dataset name Equipment Description Dataset contact
NJ_Raw_slopes Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) Raw, non-interpolated endpoint slope data between the location of the Mean High Water and seaward-most dune toe elevations Kara S Doran
NJ_Mean_slopes Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) Mean slope data between the endpoint locations of the Mean High Water and seaward-most dune toe elevations, interpolated to a 200 m alongshore resolution using a 400 m wide Hanning window Kara S Doran


Samples collected during this field activity