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Summary Information for Field Activity 2003-046-FA

Area of Operations: Long Bay, South Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: October 03, 2003 to October 04, 2003

Chief scientist: Jonathan Borden

   George Voulgaris, University of South Carolina

Objectives: Deploy 5 surface guard buoys in support of the South Carolina Coastal Erosion Study.

Type of Activity: Mooring work;

Information to be derived: Suspended sediment concentrations

Summary: Successfully deployed 5 guard buoys (#721, 723, 725, 727 and 729, all recovered FA 04007 DAN MOORE Jan. 20-30, 2004).

Contact: Jonathan Borden (

InfoBank: uses the identifier F-1-03-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

Sullivan, Charlene M., Warner, John C., Martini, Marinna A., Voulgaris, George, Work, Paul A., Haas, Kevin A., and Hanes, Daniel,2006, South Carolina coastal erosion study data report for observations October 2003 - April 2004: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2005-1429, 2 DVD-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

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Oceanographic Measurements

Myrtle Beach mooring data


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