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BD06-1 from Naha, Okinawa, Japan to Apra Harbor, Guam on the USNS Bowditch on the western margin of Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands from 2006-10-13 to 2006-11-12

BD06-1 was one of a series of cruises aimed at collecting high-resolution seafloor mapping data in areas around the Northern Mariana Islands and Guam that may potentially qualify for an extended continental shelf under Article 76 of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS).

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      Distributor Distributor information not available
      Principal Investigator Gardner, James V.
      University of New Hampshire, Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping (UNH/CCOM)
      jim.gardner@unh.edu
      Documentation links not available.
      Publisher
        Publisher information not available.
      Date(s)
      • creation: 2012-01-10
      Dataset Progress Status Complete
      Data Update Frequency: Data update frequency not available
      Purpose: Law of the Sea Mapping Program - Mariana Trench and West Mariana Ridge, Pacific Ocean Extended Continental Shelf (ECS) Survey.
      Use Limitations
      • This data set is not to be used for navigation
      Time Period: Unknown  to  Unknown
      Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates:
      N: 20.9409
      S: 15.371
      E: 143.3473
      W: 140.2386
      Spatial Coverage Map:
      Themes
      • EARTH SCIENCE > Oceans
      Places
      • Guam
      • Mariana
      Use Constraints No constraint information available
      Fees Fee information not available.
      Lineage Statement Lineage statement not available.

      Metadata Last Modified: 2012-06-15

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