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Summary for Field Activity Number 1997-022-FA

Area of Operations: Nantucket Island, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: January 29, 1997 to February 02, 1997

Objectives: To develop and test a GPS system for measuring shoreline position changes. The specific purpose of this cruise was to test attitude sensors.

Type of Activity: Shoreline mapping

Information to be derived: Shoreline Erosion


USGS Project Number: 7242-33833

Contact: Jeff List (

InfoBank: uses the identifier S-22-97-MA. Visit this site for more information.

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