Field Activity 2016-303-FA

Identifier 2016-303-FA
Alternate names 16TST01
Purpose Test Multibeam (Reson T-20) and Seismic (Chirp 424) equipment settings and configuration, prior to upcoming field work.
Location Tampa Bay, FL
Summary Test survey, data will not be processed for analysis/interpretation purposes.
Info derived Topobathy and sub-bottom profiling
Comments 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.
26' Parker
Ford F-350 Dually - Silver (GSA)
Start St. Petersburg, FL 2016-01-04
End St. Petersburg, FL 2016-01-22
West -82.6236
East -82.5662203
North 27.79325317
South 27.75781575
Marine operations Yes


600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators Joseph J Fredericks
Crew members
Keith A Ludwig
Scientist, Staff
Jennifer L Miselis
Scientist, Staff
Joseph J Fredericks
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Joseph J Fredericks
Specialist, Information
Affiliate principal Charles Worley (USGS)

Data types and categories

Data category: Location-Elevation, Sonar
Data type: Navigation, Multibeam, Sound Velocity

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Applanix POS-MV DGPS/IMU Navigation (no data reported)
SeaBat T20 (WH) Multibeam (no data reported)
Other Unknown, Multibeam, Single Beam, Sidescan, Interferometric, Sound Velocity (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity