Field Activity A170AK

Identifier A170AK
Alternate names A-1-70-AK
Purpose Fly over Beaufort Sea along the northern Alaska coastline and take aerial photographs to make ice observations.
Description United States Geological Survey, Pacific Science Center. Chief Scientist: Bill Stringer. Aerial photographs data of field activity A-1-70-AK in Beaufort Sea from 01/01/1970 to 01/01/1970
Location Beaufort Sea
Comments Year 1970 is a guess based on photo prefix label. Photos scanned by Peter Triezenberg. 3 pdf docs estimate photo number and estimated location.
Start Jones Islands, AK 1970-01-01
End Herschel Island, Canada 1970-01-01
West -150.7
East -138.05
North 71
South 69.2
Activity Aerial photographs


2885 Mission Street
Santa Cruz, CA95060
(831) 460-7401
Crew members
Information specialist(s)
Peter Triezenberg
Specialist, Information
Affiliate principal Bill Stringer

Data types and categories

Data category: Imagery, Location-Elevation
Data type: Photo, Navigation

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
camera Photo 4
Other Unknown, Profiles, Transects, Benchmarks, LIDAR, Navigation (no data reported)


Datasets produced in this activity

Dataset name Equipment Description Dataset contact
A-1-70-AK_doc1 camera photo frame numbers and area description Peter Triezenberg
A-1-70-AK_doc2 camera photo frame number and area information Peter Triezenberg
A-1-70-AK_doc3 camera photo frame number and area information Peter Triezenberg
Scanned photographs camera Peter Triezenberg


Samples collected during this field activity