Skip Navigation
USGS - science for a changing world

Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center

Skip Navigation

Summary Information for Field Activity 1986-007-FA

Area of Operations: Ocean City, Maryland, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: June 16, 1986 to June 27, 1986

Chief scientist: Dave Nichols

   Dan Phelps, Army Corps of Engineers (ACOE)

Objectives: Map nearshore sand beds to determine volume for potential sand borrow sites for beach replenishment.

Type of Activity: Shoreline mapping;

Information to be derived: Shoreline Erosion;

Summary: Track lines were run over nearshore sand beds to determine the volume available for beach replenishment.

Contact: Dave Nichols (drnkhols@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier A-4-86-NJ. Visit this site for more information.

Related Links:

Platform Info:
ASTERIAS

Data Types and Locations:

 

Skip USGS links group

Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

Take Pride in America logo USAGov logo U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
End of USGS links group
URL: http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/operations/ia/public_ds_info.php
Page Contact Information: WHSC Webmaster
Script last modified Wednesday, 17th December, 2014 @ 10:53am