Field Activity 2019-306-FA

Identifier 2019-306-FA
Purpose Collect aerial imagery and ground control points for producing point clouds, orthomosaic images, and digital elevation models using Structure-from-Motion.
Location Dauphin Island, AL
Summary Collected aerial imagery and GPS data.
Info derived Point clouds, orthomosaic images, digital elevation model.
Comments The survey originally planned for Jan. 10-16 did not occur, due to the government shutdown.
on foot
walking survey, generally with GPS backpack
Chevy Suburban Silver
Start St Petersburg, FL 2019-02-11
End Dauphin Island, AL 2019-02-16
Days in the field 4
West -88.13675225
East -88.05977998
North 30.28717592
South 30.2300434
Marine operations Yes


600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators Patricia (Soupy) A DalyanderJennifer A Brown
Crew members
Christine Kranenburg
Scientist, Staff
Jennifer A Brown
Scientist, Staff
Chelsea A Stalk
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Christine Kranenburg
Specialist, Information
Jennifer A Brown
Specialist, Information
Chelsea A Stalk
Specialist, Information
Affiliate principal FWS, USGS WHSC

Data types and categories

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

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
GPS Pole Navigation, Profiles, Transects (no data expected)
3DR Solo Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Photo, Video, Navigation (no data reported)
SP80 GNSS Receiver Benchmarks, Navigation (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity