Hurricane Sandy Pre and Post Storm Data and Imagery from the USGS
Entry ID: USGS_EROS_HDDS_SANDY

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Summary
Abstract: As Hurricane Sandy moved northward along the U.S. Atlantic coast in October 2012, U.S. Geological Survey scientists worked to determine where and how the storm's waves and surge might dramatically reshape the beaches and dunes that stand between the storm and coastal developments. Through a complex modeling process that uses coastal elevations, wave forecasts, and potential storm surge, they ... View entire text
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Description: Pre-Storm and Post-Storm 3D Lidar Topography: Fire Island, NY
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 44.0   S: 31.0   E: -72.0   W: -84.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: U.S. Geological Survey
Dataset Title: Hurricane Sandy Pre and Post Storm Data and Imagery from the USGS
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey
Online Resource: http://coastal.er.usgs.gov/hurricanes/sandy/
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2012-10-01
Stop Date: 2012-10-31
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints There is no guarantee of warranty concerning the accuracy of these data. Users should be aware that temporal changes may have occurred since the data was collected and that some parts of these data may no longer represent actual surface conditions. Users should not use these data for critical applications without a full awareness of their limitations. Acknowledgement of the originating agencies would be appreciated in products derived from these data. Any user who modifies the data set is obligated to describe the types of modifications they perform. User specifically agrees not to misrepresent the data set, nor to imply that changes made were approved or endorsed by the U.S. Geological Survey. Please refer to http://www.usgs.gov/privacy.html for the USGS disclaimer.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center, Coastal and Marine Geology, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://coastal.er.usgs.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: USGS ST. PETERSBURG COASTAL AND MARINE SCIENCE CENTER
Phone: 727-803-8747
Fax: 727-803-2030
Contact Address:
600 Fourth Street South
City: St. Petersburg
Province or State: FL
Postal Code: 33701-4846
Country: USA
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Distribution
Distribution Media: Online
Fees: No fees
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 727-803-8747
Fax: 727-803-2030
Contact Address:
600 Fourth Street South
City: St. Petersburg
Province or State: FL
Postal Code: 33701-4846
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2013-05-06
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-05-07
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