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Open-File Report 2015–1033

Coastal Change Processes Project Data Report for Oceanographic Observations Near Fire Island, New York, February Through May 2014

By Brandy N. Armstrong, John C. Warner, Jeffrey H. List, Marinna A. Martini, Ellyn T. Montgomery, Peter Traykovski, and George Voulgaris

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An oceanographic field study during February through May 2014 investigated processes that control the sediment-transport dynamics along the western part of Fire Island, New York. This report describes the project background, field program, instrumentation configuration, and locations of the sensors deployed. The data collected, including meteorological observations, are presented as time-series plots for data visualization. Additionally, individual links to the database containing digital data files are available as part of this report.

First posted March 30, 2015

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Suggested citation:

Armstrong, B.N., Warner, J.C., List, J.H., Martini, M.A., Montgomery, E.T., Traykovski, Peter, and Voulgaris, George, 2015, Coastal Change Processes Project data report for oceanographic observations near Fire Island, New York, February through May 2014: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2015–1033,

ISSN 2331-1258 (online)





Field Program


Mooring Identification and Mooring Log

Data Processing

Data File Identifiers

Digital Data Files

Tide Analysis

Time-Series Plots


References Cited

Matlab M-files

Appendix - Instrument Log

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