Coastal Wave and Current Data from the Coastal Engineering Research Center's Field Research Facility, Duck, North Carolina
Entry ID: CERC_FRF_WAVE_DATA

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Summary
Abstract: The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Waterways Experiment Station
(WES), Coastal Engineering Research Center (CERC) Field Research
Facility (FRF) conducts coastal research on a barrier island at Duck,
North Carolina.

Wave data are collected in the nearshore coastal waters using
arrays of pressure gauges, a staff gauge, and a Waverider buoy. Wave
height, significant wave height, wave period, total ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 37.0   S: 36.0   E: -75.0   W: -76.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1980-01-01
ISO Topic Category
Platform
BUOYS Ancillary Description
Originating Center
Data Center
Field Research Facility, Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory, U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army, U. S. Department of Defense Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.frf.usace.army.mil/

Data Center Personnel
Name: CLIFF BARON
Phone: 919-261-3511
Fax: 919-261-4432
Email: baron at duck.wes.army.mil
Contact Address:
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Field Research Facility
1261 Duck Road
City: Kitty Hawk
Province or State: NC
Postal Code: 27949-4472
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online (WWW)
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: gsfc-gcmduso at mail.nasa.gov
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 1996-11-11
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