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This Month's Field Activities - June 2016

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Field Activity 2016-343-FA
Dates: June 06 to June 07
Location: Sunset Beach, FL
Chief Scientist: Hilary Stockdon, Joseph Long, Jennifer Brown
Objectives: Collect observations from TS Colin of wave runup and coastal change.


Field Activity 2016-337-FA
Dates: June 06 to June 10
Location: West Louisiana, Chenier Plain
Chief Scientist: James Flocks
Objectives: The purpose of the trip is to install benchmark locations for bathymetric survey control. In addition the team will recon launch points, meet with marina and refuge personnel, and establish 3-4 new benchmarks along Marsh Island and Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge.


Field Activity 2016-335-FA
Dates: June 10 to June 19
Location: Chandeleur Islands, LA, Gulf of Mexico
Chief Scientist: Jennifer Miselis
Objectives: 1) Measure bathymetric change and borrow site deposition on the N. Chandeleurs island platform and 2) Provide elevation control for topo-bathymetric lidar survey


Field Activity 2016-341-FA
Dates: June 12 to June 18
Location: DRTO
Chief Scientist: Kimberly Yates
Objectives: Deploy OCS


Field Activity 2016-336-FA
Dates: June 14 to June 17
Location: Fire Island, NY
Chief Scientist: Jennifer Miselis
Objectives: Ongoing post-Sandy beach recovery assessment


Field Activity 2014-320-FA
Dates: June 14 to June 17
Location: Fire Island, NY
Chief Scientist: Cheryl Hapke
Objectives: On going post-Sandy beach recovery assessment


Field Activity 2016-342-FA
Dates: June 17 to June 27
Location: Cape Canaveral, FL
Chief Scientist: Jennifer Miselis
Objectives: Collect reconnaissance geophysical data from the inner shelf of the Cape Canaveral Coastal System.


Field Activity 2016-333-FA
Dates: June 22 to July 01
Location: Florida Keys off of Key Largo
Chief Scientist: David Zawada
Objectives: Conduct ATRIS and jet ski benthic surveys to groundtruth lidar data.


Field Activity 2016-345-FA
Dates: June 26 to June 28
Location: Eau Gallie, Florida
Chief Scientist: Christopher Smith
Objectives: Reconnaissance survey to investigate submarine groundwater discharge (SGD) in Indian River Lagoon.


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