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ID 10LGC01
Also Known As G-R1-10-LA
Abstract United States Geological Survey, St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center. Chief Scientist: Abby Sallenger. Topographic Mapping data of field activity 10LGC01 (G-R1-10-LA) in Chandeleur Islands, Louisiana from 02/15/2010 to 02/15/2010
Organization United States Geological Survey, St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
Project/Theme National Assessment of Coastal Change Hazards, LIDAR Ground Control
Chief Scientist Abby Sallenger
Activity Type Topographic Mapping
Area of Operation Chandeleur Islands, Louisiana, Louisiana
Bounding Coordinates
-94.75000     -88.25000
Ports LEAVE Belle Chasse, LA
ARRIVE Belle Chasse, LA
Dates 02/15/2010 (JD 046) to 02/15/2010 (JD 046)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Billy Reynolds
William Pfeiffer
To acquire ground control data for LIDAR mapping.
Information to be Derived
Ground Elevation and vegetation heights referenced to control point  Pt. Mark
on the Chandeleur Islands in various ground cover environments.
Established 5 temporary control points tied to  Pt. Mark  using differential
GPS.  These control points were used as reference marks for station
establishment of the total station.  The total station was used to obtain
ground elevations referenced to the WGS84 ellipsoid in six different ground
Environments including: bare earth; shallow water; emergent vegetation; tall 
vegetation; short vegetation and mangrove scrub.
University of New Orleans will revisit some of the same sites using Real Time 
Kinematic (RTK) GPS during the actual mapping flights.
Got Help? For 10LGC01, we would appreciate any information on -- analog materials, contract, crew, days at sea, dive count, equipment used, funding, kms of navigation, national plan, NGDC Info, owner, platform, project number, publications, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, tabulated info.
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10LGC01 location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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