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Open-File Report 2015-1033

Coastal Change Processes Project data report for observations near Fire Island, New York, January to May 2014


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Abbreviations

ABS acoustic backscatter sensor
ADCP acoustic Doppler current profiler
ADV acoustic Doppler velocimeter
AquadoppHR high-resolution pulse-coherent Aquadopp current profiler
AST acoustic surface tracking
AWAC Nortek acoustic wave and current profiler
CMAB centimeters above bottom
CTD conductivity/temperature/depth sensor
EPIC Equatorial Pacific Information Collection data storage, retrieval, and management standards and tools maintained by NOAA
Flobee high-resolution flow tripod
LED light-emitting diode
lidar light detection and ranging
LISST Laser In Situ Suspended Scattering and Transmissometry
NDBC National Data Buoy Center; part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
NetCDF Network Common Data Form -- A data format and library of data access subroutines maintained by Unidata
NOAA National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
NPS National Park Service
OBS optical backscatter sensor
Paros Paroscientific Digiquartz
PCADP pulse-coherent acoustic Doppler profiler
PUV pressure, and horizontal and axial wave orbital velocity
RAM random-access memory
TRDI Teledyne RD Instruments
RV Research Vessel
SBE Sea-Bird Electronics
UCAR University Corporation for Atmospheric Research
USGS U. S. Geological Survey

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