Field Activity 2016-315-FA

Identifier 2016-315-FA
Purpose Collect coincident observations of beach topography and wave runup.
Location Sunset Beach, Florida
Summary Collected wave runup observations with video cameras and survey beach profiles.
Info derived Time series of wave runup; beach elevation profiles and profile change.
Comments Entries for this field activity are based on entries from Field Activity 2015-343-FA Entries for this field activity are based on entries from Field Activity 2015-348-FA
on foot
walking survey, generally with GPS backpack
POV (Private Vehicle)
Start St. Petersburg, FL 2016-01-23
End St. Petersburg, FL 2016-01-24
West -82.7647
East -82.74981119
North 27.75101427
South 27.73533479


600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators Joseph W LongJennifer A Brown
Crew members
Joseph W Long
Scientist, Staff
Rangley C Mickey
Scientist, Staff
Robert L Jenkins
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Joseph W Long
Specialist, Information
Jennifer A Brown
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Environmental Data, Imagery, Location-Elevation, Other
Data type: Wave, Photo, Video, Benchmarks, Navigation, Profiles

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Other Unknown, Meteorology, CTD, Temperature, pH, CO2, Radon, Conductivity, Current, Dissolved Oxygen, Turbidity, Fluorescence, Wave, ORP, Tide, Methane, Depth, Light, Nitrate, Gas Hydrates, Density, Sediment Properties, Osmometic Pressure, Chlorophyll, Nutrients, Pressure (no data reported)
Digital Video Video (no data reported)
Digital Camera Photo, Video (no data reported)
Collapsible Tripod Benchmarks, Navigation, Profiles, Transects (no data reported)
GPS Pole Navigation, Profiles, Transects (no data reported)
Ashtech Z-Xtreme DGPS Benchmarks, Navigation (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity