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Summary Information for Field Activity 1996-005-FA

Area of Operations: Folly Island, South Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: June 01, 1996 to June 14, 1996

Chief scientist: Bill Schwab

   Paul Gayes - Coastal Carolina U.; Mark Hansen - USGS, St.Pete.

Objectives: Survey inner shelf/shoreface off Folly Island and Stono Inlet using high-resolution sidesan sonar techniques.

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Information to be derived:


Contact: Bill Danforth (

InfoBank: uses the identifier C-5-96-SR. Visit this site for more information.

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Publications resulting from these data

Schwab, W.C., Gayes, P.T., Morton, R.A., Driscoll, N.W., Baldwin, W.E., Barnhardt, W.A., Denny, J.F., Harris, M.S., Katuna, M.P., Putney, T.R., Voulgaris, G., Warner, J.C., and Wright, E.E.,2009, in Barnhardt, W.E., ed., Coastal change along the shore of northeastern South Carolina; the South Carolina coastal erosion study: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1206. (Also available at

Williams, G. F., Schwab, W. C., and Danforth, W. W.,1999, Archive of the ISIS sidescan sonar and DGPS navigation field data collected on USGS Cruise 96005, 1-14 June, 1996; 61 lines: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-798, 6 CD-ROMs. (Also available at

Schwab, W. C., Gayes, P. T., Morton, R. A., Driscoll, N. W., Baldwin, W. E., Barnhardt, W. A., Denny, J. F., Harris, M. S., Katuna, M. P., Putney, T. R., Voulgaris, G., Warner, J. C., and Wright, E. E.,2009, Coastal change along the shore of northeastern South Carolina; the South Carolina coastal erosion study, Barnhardt, W.A. (ed.): U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1339, 77 p.. (Also available at

Miller, Tara L., Morton, Robert A., and Sallenger, Asbury H.,2005, The National Assessment of Shoreline Change; a GIS compilation of vector shorelines and associated shoreline change data for the U.S. southeast Atlantic coast: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2005-1326. (Also available at

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