Field Activity 2014-605-FA

Identifier 2014-605-FA
Alternate names I-R2-14-WP
Purpose Collect topographic and oceanographic data in support of sea-level rise impacts study at RTS-USAKA
Description United States Geological Survey, Pacific Science Center. Chief Scientist: Curt Storlazzi. Instrument deployments, surveying data of planned field activity I-R2-14-WP in Kwajalein Atoll, Republic of the Marshall Islands from 02/26/2014 to 05/09/2014
Location Republic of the Marshall Islands
Summary mooringlogs on FAD
Info derived tidal height, wave height, wave period, wave direction, current speed, current direction, temperature, run-up elevation
Comments related deployment; I-D2-13-WP
Start Kwajalein Atoll, Republic of the Marshall Islands 2014-02-26
End Kwajalein Atoll, Republic of the Marshall Islands 2014-05-09
Days in the field 19
West 105.25
East 179.75
North 59.75
South -19.75
Activity instrument deployments, surveying


2885 Mission Street
Santa Cruz, CA95060
(831) 460-7401
Principal investigators Curt Storlazzi
Crew members
Curt Storlazzi
Scientist, Staff
Olivia Cheriton
Scientist, Staff
Thomas E Reiss
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Olivia Cheriton
Specialist, Information
Thomas E Reiss
Specialist, Information
Affiliate principal Don Field, NOAA-CCFHR Greg Piniak, NOAA-NCCOS

Data types and categories

Data category: Imagery, Location-Elevation, Time Series
Data type: Photo, Benchmarks, LIDAR, Navigation, Profiles, Transects, Mooring (physical oceanography)

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
navigation Navigation (no data reported)
instrumentmooring Mooring (physical oceanography) (no data reported)
camera Photo (no data reported)
Other Unknown, Profiles, Transects, Benchmarks, LIDAR, Navigation (no data reported)
LIDAR LIDAR (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity