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Title: AIS data case study : dredge material placement site evaluation in Frederick Sound near Petersburg, Alaska
Authors: Ferguson, Matthew W.
Kress, Marin M.
Keywords: Frederick Sound (Alaska)
Petersburg (Alaska)--Harbors
Dredging spoil
Ships--Automatic identification systems
Publisher: Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Series/Report no.: Technical Note (Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)) ; no. ERDC/CHL CHETN-IX-60
Abstract: The purpose of this Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory Technical Note (CHETN) is to present an application of historic vessel position information acquired through the Automatic Identification System (AIS), which provides geo-referenced and time-stamped vessel position information. The US Army Corps of Engineers, Alaska District (POA), needed to evaluate potential placement sites for dredged material near Petersburg, AK, and possible impacts to navigation were considered as part of the evaluation process.
Description: Technical Note
Gov't Doc #: ERDC/CHL CHETN-IX-60
Rights: Approved for Public Release; Distribution is Unlimited
Size: 5 pages / 1.68 MB
Types of Materials: PDF
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