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Geodetic data of field activity R-1-04-GC in Grand Canyon from 11/18/2004 to 11/21/2004

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Identification_Information:

Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov/>, Coastal and Marine Geology Program (CMGP) <http://marine.usgs.gov/>
Publication_Date: 20131029
Title:
Geodetic data of field activity R-1-04-GC in Grand Canyon from 11/18/2004 to 11/21/2004
Publication_Information:
Publisher:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Publication_Place: Menlo Park, CA
Online_Linkage: <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/gos/r-1-04-gc.fmeta.xml>
Online_Linkage:
<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/r/r104gc/html/r-1-04-gc.meta.html>

Description:
Abstract:
United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California,Grand Canyon Monitoring and Research Center. Chief Scientist: Rob Kayen. Geodetic data (LIDAR) of field activity R-1-04-GC in Grand Canyon from 11/18/2004 to 11/21/2004, <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/r/r104gc/html/r-1-04-gc.meta.html>.
Purpose:
These data and information are intended for science researchers, students from elementary through college, policy makers, and general public.
Supplemental_Information:

Equipment Used -
LIDAR laser scanning system
Notes -
Survey data was collected via total station by GCMRC staff.
Riegl Z210 terrestrial LIDAR laser scanning system
Publications -
Collins, R.D., and Kayen, Robert, 2006, Applicability of Terrestrial LIDAR
Scanning for Scientific Studies in Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona, USGS
Open File Report 2006-1198, available on line at:
<A HREF ="<http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1198/>" target ="of"><http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1198/>

Similar information is available for thousands of other USGS/CMG-related Activities.
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Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Range_of_Dates/Times:
Beginning_Date: 20041118
Ending_Date: 20041121

Currentness_Reference: ground condition

Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed

Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -111.84800
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -111.84741
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 36.51658
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 36.51559

Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ISO 19115 Topic Category
Theme_Keyword: geoscientificinformation
Theme_Keyword: oceans
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: Global Change Master Directory (GCMD)
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank
Theme_Keyword: Marine Geology

Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank
Place_Keyword: AZ
Place_Keyword: Arizona
Place_Keyword: Grand Canyon
Place_Keyword: USA


Access_Constraints:
Physical materials are under controlled on-site access.
If available, access to physical samples is described in the "WR CMG Sample Distribution Policy" at: <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/main/sample-dist-policy.html>
Use_Constraints:
Please recognize the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) as the source of this information.
Physical materials are under controlled on-site access.
Some USGS information accessed through this means may be preliminary in nature and presented without the approval of the Director of the USGS. This information is provided with the understanding that it is not guaranteed to be correct or complete and conclusions drawn from such information are the responsibility of the user.
This information is not intended for navigational purposes.
Any use of trade, firm, or product names is for descriptive purposes only and does not imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.
Point_of_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
City: Menlo Park
State_or_Province: CA
Postal_Code: 94025-3561
Country: USA

Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:
infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>


Data_Set_Credit:
Brian Collins (LIDAR surveying, USGS); Rob Kayen (SASW data collection, USGS Coastal and Marine Geology); Ann Gibbs (Survey support, USGS Coastal and Marine Geology); Kristin Brown (Surveying, USGS Grand Canyon Monitoring and Research Center)
Native_Data_Set_Environment: Digital, ASCII
Cross_Reference:
Citation_Information:
Originator:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Publication_Date: Unknown
Title: USGS/CMG Information Bank <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/>
Publication_Information:
Publisher:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov> Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Publication_Place: Menlo Park, CA
Online_Linkage: <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/>
Other_Citation_Details:
Collins, R.D., and Kayen, Robert, 2006, Applicability of Terrestrial LIDAR Scanning for Scientific Studies in Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona, USGS Open File Report 2006-1198, available on line at: <A HREF ="<http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1198/>" target ="of"><http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1198/>



Data_Quality_Information:

Attribute_Accuracy:
Attribute_Accuracy_Report: Identified as best available version.

Logical_Consistency_Report: Unspecified

Completeness_Report:
Start and end date/times of data
Navigation Data (r-1-04-gc.060 [GPS])
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
200411180100000    200411210200000
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy_Report: Unspecified

Vertical_Positional_Accuracy:
Vertical_Positional_Accuracy_Report: Unspecified

Lineage:

Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Navigation Data
/infobank/r/r104gc/nav/r-1-04-gc.060
time/lat/long style, multi-record, in caps, without tabs
temporal-spatial data
Fake times

Input was...
/infobank/r/r104gc/geo/r-1-04-gc.location
activity first line style, multi-record, in mixed case, without tabs
spatial data

Data from Table 1. Survey Control for Mile 30 Sand Bar
Horizontal datum is NAD83 metric.
Horizontal projection is Arizona Central Zone 0202 State Plane.
Vertical datum is NAVD88.
ControlPoint  Northing(m)  Easting(m)  GroundElev(m)  InstrumentHeight(m)  InstrumentElev(m)
m30lsu1    611760.814  219555.120  856.418  1.820  858.238
m30lsu2    611785.650  219539.469  856.888  1.820  858.708
m30lsu3    611767.555  219523.297  860.963  1.820  862.783
m30lsu4    611747.468  219537.323  857.333  1.820  859.153
m30lsu5    611721.384  219519.959  856.463  1.820  858.283
beachtemp  611766.208  219563.059  855.907  1.939  857.846
new1       611753.346  219509.750  862.994  1.461  864.455
new2       611830.986  219556.016  858.307  N/A2   N/A2

Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2006 08:17:01 -0700
From: Florence Wong <fwong@usgs.gov>
Subject: Re: converting from Arizona Central Zone to Lat Lon [R-1-04-GC]
easting         northing        longitude83     latitude83
219555.12       611760.814      -111.84749674   36.51594689
219539.469      611785.65       -111.84767129   36.51617083
219523.297      611767.555      -111.84785199   36.51600785
219537.323      611747.468      -111.84769555   36.51582673
219519.959      611721.384      -111.84788963   36.51559176
219563.059      611766.208      -111.84740805   36.51599545
219509.75       611753.346      -111.84800336   36.51587988
219556.016      611830.986      -111.84748617   36.51657931

       1         2         3
3456789012345678901234567890123456

Process_Date: 20060626

Process_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
City: Menlo Park
State_or_Province: CA
Postal_Code: 94025-3561
Country: USA

Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:
infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>



Spatial_Data_Organization_Information:

Indirect_Spatial_Reference: Grand Canyon
Direct_Spatial_Reference_Method: Point

Point_and_Vector_Object_Information:
SDTS_Terms_Description:
SDTS_Point_and_Vector_Object_Type: Point



Spatial_Reference_Information:

Horizontal_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Geographic:
Latitude_Resolution: 0.00001
Longitude_Resolution: 0.00001
Geographic_Coordinate_Units: Decimal degrees

Geodetic_Model:
Horizontal_Datum_Name: North American Datum of 1983
Ellipsoid_Name: Geodetic Reference System 80
Semi-major_Axis: 6378137
Denominator_of_Flattening_Ratio: 298.257

Vertical_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Depth_System_Definition:
Depth_Datum_Name: Local surface
Depth_Resolution: 0.1
Depth_Distance_Units: meters
Depth_Encoding_Method: Attribute values



Entity_and_Attribute_Information:

Overview_Description:
Entity_and_Attribute_Overview:
Navigation with Time Stamp <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/definition/nav.html>



Distribution_Information:

Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
City: Menlo Park
State_or_Province: CA
Postal_Code: 94025-3561
Country: USA

Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:
infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>

Resource_Description:
Downloadable Data R-1-04-GC data set <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/r/r104gc/html/r-1-04-gc.meta.html>

Distribution_Liability:
Please recognize the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) as the source of this information.
Physical materials are under controlled on-site access.
Some USGS information accessed through this means may be preliminary in nature and presented without the approval of the Director of the USGS. This information is provided with the understanding that it is not guaranteed to be correct or complete and conclusions drawn from such information are the responsibility of the user.
This information is not intended for navigational purposes.
Any use of trade, firm, or product names is for descriptive purposes only and does not imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.
Standard_Order_Process:
Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Format_Name: ASCII
File_Decompression_Technique: No compression applied
Transfer_Size: 0.1

Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/r/r104gc/html/r-1-04-gc.nav.html>

Fees: None



Metadata_Reference_Information:

Metadata_Date: 20131029

Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
City: Menlo Park
State_or_Province: CA
Postal_Code: 94025-3561
Country: USA

Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:
infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>

Metadata_Standard_Name:
FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata <http://www.fgdc.gov/>

Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998 <http://www.its.nbs.gov/nbs/meta/meta.html>

Metadata_Time_Convention: universal time
Metadata_Access_Constraints: none
Metadata_Use_Constraints: none


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