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2016 Surveys Underway

Posted By at Monday, April 11, 2016

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The 2016 Survey Season Begins!

This spring, the ShoreZone survey crews plan to image over 4785 km / 2975 miles of coastline. Read more to find out when and where these surveys will take place and how you can learn more about ShoreZone through demos and community presentations near you.

Keep up to date with survey progress, photos, events, and mapping status on our Facebook page.

                   

Eastern Aleutians: April 8 - 15, 2016

Team Unalaska will begin surveys out of Dutch Harbor on Friday, April 8. Surveys include Unalaska, Umnak and Akutan Islands. 

Will you be in Dutch Harbor on Thursday, May 19? Join us for a community presentation to learn how ShoreZone can help you better understand our dynamic coastlines. More information on this and other ShoreZone events can be found on our Facebook page

                 

Barren Islands: April 23, 2016

The ShoreZone team will depart from Homer on April 23 for a survey of the Barren Islands.

This just in! The ShoreZone team will be sharing information about ShoreZone, new tools and innovative applications on Friday, April 22 at the Alaska Islands and Ocean Center. Join us from 1 to 4 pm in the Seminar Room to hear about new tools, applications, and ShoreZone information as well as demos and tutorials that can help you better understand Alaska's coastal geology, biology, and sensitivity. 

Alaska Peninsula: May 4 - 16, 2016

Team Alaska Peninsula will arrive in Chignik in early May to begin ShoreZone surveys from Perryville to Katmai National Park. The crew will base mostly out of Chignik but will also be using a vessel to access some of the more remote areas of the survey.  

The ShoreZone team will be sharing information about ShoreZone's applications and tools during a community presentation in Chignik the 2nd week of May. Keep an eye out for a flyer in town and check out our Facebook page for updates!

Alaska Peninsula Survey Map