Field Activity 2018-375-FA

Identifier 2018-375-FA
Purpose Collect beach elevation transects to support our Sand Key camera operation.
Location Sand Key, Clearwater, FL, USA
Summary Beach elevation
Info derived Beach elevation
Comments Entries for this field activity are based on entries from Field Activity 2019-361-FA
on foot
walking survey, generally with GPS backpack
Start Clearwater, FL 2018-10-17
End Clearwater, FL 2018-10-17
Days in the field 1
West -82.84202099
East -82.83596992
North 27.94317081
South 27.93443649


600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators Jennifer A Brown
Crew members
Justin J Birchler
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
David M Thompson
Specialist, Information
Justin J Birchler
Specialist, Information
Jennifer A Brown
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

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

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
GPS Backpack Navigation, Profiles, Transects 1
GPS Pole Navigation, Profiles, Transects (no data expected)
GPS Tablet Navigation, Profiles, Transects (no data expected)
Ashtech ProFlex 800 GNSS Receiver Benchmarks, Navigation (no data reported)
SP80 GNSS Receiver Benchmarks, Navigation (no data expected)


Datasets compiled from multiple sources

Dataset name Equipment Description Dataset contact
YYYYMMDD_SandKeyFL_XYZ GPS Backpack Processed beach profile data, in 17 zip files based on field collection date Justin J Birchler


Samples collected during this field activity