Field Activity 2016-351-FA

Identifier 2016-351-FA
Purpose Collect gps elevations in order to calibrate and groundtruth corresponding LiDAR survey.
Location Assateague Island, VA & MD
Summary Acquiring GPS data in order to groundtruth the simultaneously occuring LiDAR flight.
Info derived Topographic Elevation
Vehicles
None
Itinerary
Start Ocean City, MD 2016-08-30
End Saint Petersburg, FL 2016-09-03
Bounds
West -75.43212891
East -75.00244141
North 38.34165619
South 37.84346588
Marine operations Yes

Personnel

Organization
600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators Nathaniel G PlantAlexandra M Fredericks
Crew members
Billy J Reynolds
Scientist, Staff
Kyle W Kelso
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Billy J Reynolds
Specialist, Information
Kyle W Kelso
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

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

Equipment and datasets

Equipment or measuring device
Ashtech Z-Xtreme DGPS
Benchmarks, Navigation
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

Collapsible Tripod
Benchmarks, Navigation, Profiles, Transects
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

Other
Unknown, Profiles, Transects, Benchmarks, LIDAR, Navigation
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

GPS
Navigation
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

GPS Pole
Navigation, Profiles, Transects
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

Publications

Samples collected during this field activity

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By data category:
Location-Elevation
By data type:
Benchmarks, Navigation