Field Activity 2017-345-FA

Identifier 2017-345-FA
Purpose To collect aerial imagery for assessing the Structure-from-Motion technique for estimating coastal topography.
Location Madeira Beach, Florida, United States, Gulf of Mexico
Summary Collected aerial imagery with Ricoh camera, and ground-control-points with Ashtech Z-xtreme.
Info derived Digital elevation models and orthomosaic photos/maps.
Projects
Rapid Response Surveys (GX.21.MN00.GJA10.00)
Platform
on foot
walking survey, generally with GPS backpack
Vehicles
None
Itinerary
Start Madeira Beach, FL 2017-08-16
End Madeira Beach, FL 2017-08-16
Bounds
West -82.79925585
East -82.79061079
North 27.79912801
South 27.79023085

Personnel

Organization
600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators Jenna A Brown
Crew members
Karen L M Morgan
Scientist, Staff
Christine Kranenburg
Scientist, Staff
Jenna A Brown
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Karen L M Morgan
Specialist, Information
Christine Kranenburg
Specialist, Information
Jenna A Brown
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Imagery, Location-Elevation
Data type: Photo, Video, Benchmarks

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
3DR Solo Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Photo, Video, Navigation (no data reported)
Ashtech Z-Xtreme DGPS Benchmarks, Navigation (no data reported)

Publications

Samples collected during this field activity