Field Activity 2015-339-FA

Identifier 2015-339-FA
Purpose To collect baseline information for flood/hurricane impact studies
Location South Carolina
Summary Collected 276 short cores to examine shallow stratigraphy of flood deposit. Sampled 5 push cores and duplicate peat augers for sediment analysis.
Info derived Grain size, Microfossil, Organic matter content, Shallow stratigraphy, Radiochemistry
Chevy HHR - Blue
Start Wilmington, NC 2015-11-15
End Wilmington, NC 2015-11-19
West -79.16748
East -77.830404
North 34.201581
South 33.345708


600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators Christopher G SmithNicole S Khan
Crew members
Marci E Marot
Scientist, Staff
Nicole S Khan
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Nicole S Khan
Specialist, Information
Affiliate principal Andrea Hawkes

Data types and categories

Data category: Location-Elevation, Sampling
Data type: Benchmarks, Navigation, Transects, Biology, Chemistry, Geology

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Other Unknown, Profiles, Transects, Benchmarks, LIDAR, Navigation (no data reported)
Peat Corer Biology, Geology (no data reported)
Push Corer Geology (no data reported)
Other Unknown, Geology, Biology, Chemistry (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity