Summary of field activity 2017-348-FA

Location Map:


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Location: Fire Island, NY

Dates: 2017-10-16 to 2017-10-19

Port Locations: Fire Island, NY, Fire Island, NY

Principal Investigator(s): Jennifer Miselis

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Location-Elevation: Profiles

Information to be Derived: Beach Elevation

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Surveyed 15 cross shore beach profiles, west and east Wilderness Breach shorelines, and alongshore shoreface transects using AshTech Z-Extreme GPS equipment to document morphology change.

Equipment: Choke Ring Antenna, GPS Pole, Collapsible Tripod, Ashtech Z-Xtreme DGPS