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Data Series 1081


Nearshore Coastal Bathymetry Data Collected in 2016 From West Ship Island to Horn Island, Gulf Islands National Seashore, Mississippi

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Abstract
Introduction
Survey Overview and Data Acquisition
Data Processing
Error Analysis
Data Downloads
Abbreviations
References Cited
 

Abbreviations

ASCII American Standard Code for Information Interchange
BASE Bathymetry Based on Statistical Error
BIM Barrier Island Mapping
cm centimeter
CTD Conductivity, Temperature, Pressure, and Depth
CUBE Combined Uncertainty and Bathymetry Estimator
DEM digital elevation model
DGPS Differential Global Positioning System
Esri Environmental Systems Research Institute
FACS Field Activity Collection System
FAN field activity number
FGDC Federal Geographic Data Committee
ft foot
GEOID12B geoid model of 2012 version B
GIS geographic information system
GPS Global Positioning System
GUIS Gulf Islands National Seashore
HIPS Hydrographic Information Processing System
HP High Precision
Hz hertz
IFB interferometric swath bathymetry
IMU inertial measurement unit
ITRF00 International Terrestrial Reference Frame of 2000
ITRF08 International Terrestrial Reference Frame of 2008
KB kilobyte
kHz kilohertz
km kilometer
lidar light detection and ranging
m meter
MB megabyte
MCU maximum cumulative uncertainty
MHW mean high water
MLLW Mean Lower Low Water
mm millimeter
ms millisecond
m/s meter per second
MsCIP Mississippi Coastal Improvements Program
NAD83 North American Datum of 1983
NAVD88 North American Vertical Datum of 1988
NGOM Northern Gulf of Mexico
NGS National Geodetic Survey
NOAA National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
NPS National Park Service
OPUS Online Positioning User Service
PDF Portable Document Format
PID Permanent Identifier
ppm part per million
QA/QC quality assurance and quality control
RMS root mean square
R/V research vessel
s second
SBB single-beam bathymetry
SEA Systems Engineering and Assessment Ltd.
SIPS Sonar Information Processing System
SOS speed of sound
SPCMSC St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
SVP sound velocity profile
SVS Sound Velocity Sensor
TIN triangulated irregular network
USACE U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
USGS U.S. Geological Survey
UTC Coordinated Universal Time
UTM Universal Transverse Mercator
WGS84 World Geodetic System of 1984
XML Extensible Markup Language

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