Field Activity 2017-344-FA

Identifier 2017-344-FA -- CANCELED
Purpose To survey nearshore bathymetry and subaerial topography in and around the Wilderness Breach on eastern Fire Island, NY. 15 beach profile elevations along Fire Island will also be surveyed.
Location Fire Island, NY
Summary Survey cancelled.
Info derived Breach bathymetric and beach topographic elevation data
Comments Survey cancelled at the last minute due to unforseen problems.
Projects
Center Project - Hapke (GX.17.MN00.0AZ16.00)
Platform
Personal Water Craft (Blue WVR2 - Chum)
Blue WaveRunner; R/V Chum
Personal Water Craft (White WVR1 - Shark)
White WaveRunner, R/V Shark
Vehicles
Rental Vehicle
White Dodge Pickup - White
Itinerary
Start Fire Island, NY 2017-09-05
End Fire Island, NY 2017-09-15
Bounds
West -73.3512
East -72.8503418
North 40.7564086
South 40.59046776
Marine operations Yes

Personnel

Organization
600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators Cheryl J Hapke
Crew members
Owen T Brenner
Scientist, Staff
Billy J Reynolds
Scientist, Staff
Nancy T DeWitt
Scientist, Staff
Hunter S Wilcox
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Owen T Brenner
Specialist, Information
Billy J Reynolds
Specialist, Information
Nancy T DeWitt
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Location-Elevation, Sonar
Data type: Navigation, Profiles, Single Beam, Sound Velocity

Equipment and datasets

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

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

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Ashtech ProFlex 500 GNSS Receiver
Benchmarks, Navigation
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

Ashtech ProFlex 800 GNSS Receiver
Benchmarks, Navigation
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

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

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Choke Ring Antenna
Benchmarks, Navigation
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

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ODOM-Echotrac CV-100
Single Beam
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

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Castaway-CTD
Sound Velocity
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

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Publications

Samples collected during this field activity

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