Field Activity 2014-643-FA

Identifier 2014-643-FA
Purpose Measure topographic profiles of the river channel.
Location Carmel River, California, USA
Summary Topographic data were collected in the Carmel River channel successfully at the locations specified above. Topographic surveys were used to delineate channel-perpendicular transects and bathymetry within pools in river bends. Data were analyzed and quality verified by Josh Logan, and further work has been completed to merge these data with additional data collected by NOAA personnel at adjacent field sites.
Info derived Topography
Comments Location-Elevation - Profiles: TOTAL STATION Location-Elevation - Benchmarks: TOTAL STATION
on foot
walking survey, generally with GPS backpack
Start Carmel, CA 2014-07-08
End Carmel, CA 2014-07-18
Days in the field 6
West -121.932
East -121.62661133
North 36.55618837
South 36.37770156


2885 Mission Street
Santa Cruz, CA95060
(831) 460-7401
Principal investigators Amy East
Crew members
Information specialist(s)
Joshua Logan
Specialist, Information
Affiliate principal Lee Harrison (NMFS)

Data types and categories

Data category: Location-Elevation
Data type: Benchmarks, Navigation, Profiles

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Other Unknown, Profiles, Transects, Benchmarks, LIDAR, Navigation (no data reported)
Total Station Benchmarks, Profiles, Transects (no data reported)
Totalstation Navigation (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity