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Open-File Report 2015-1033

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

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By Brandy N. Armstrong,1 John C. Warner,1 Jeffrey H. List,1 Marinna A. Martini,1 Ellyn T. Montgomery,1 Peter Traykovski,2 and George Voulgaris3


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.

1U.S. Geological Survey
2Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
3University of South Carolina