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Airborne electromagnetic and magnetic survey data in Big Cypress National Preserve and Everglades National Park, 2001

Dates

Publication Date
Start Date
2001-10-20
End Date
2001-10-30

Citation

Deszcz-Pan, M., Fitterman, D.V., and Johnson, M.R., 2018, Airborne electromagnetic and magnetic survey data in Big Cypress National Preserve and Everglades National Park, 2001: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/F7SX6BPF.

Summary

Airborne electromagnetic (AEM) and magnetic survey data, a total of 3065 line-kilometers, were collected during October 2001 in two survey blocks and four repeated lines from an earlier survey. The largest area, Block 1 totaling 2692.2 line-kilometers was flown over Big Cypress Preserve, smaller Block 2 along 277.1 line-kilometers was flown near the town of Homestead, and four lines totaling 95.2 line-kilometers were flown over Everglades National Park. The lines over Everglades National Park repeated the path of four lines from an earlier AEM survey collected in December 1994 (released under USGS Open-File Report 02-101 downloadable at https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr02101). Electromagnetic data were acquired with Dighem VRES [...]

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DIGHEM_VRES_BigCypress_image.jpg thumbnail 426.39 KB
BigCypress_Everglades_airborne_survey_contractor_report.doc 537.5 KB
DataDictionary_AirborneElectromagnetic_HEM.csv 2.44 KB
Airborne electromagnetic and magnetic survey data in Big Cypress National Preserve and Everglades National Park, 2001.xml
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Purpose

The data were collected to map the fresh-water/salt-water interface with the purpose of monitoring the encroachment of the salt water in Everglades National Park and Big Cypress National Preserve.

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