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Water Column Backscatter Collection for EX1205L1: Exploration, Blake Plateau

EX-12-05-L1, EX1205L1

Water Column raw (level-0) files (.wcd)

Cite as: NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (2012): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (EX1205L1, EM302). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi: 10.7289/V5BR8Q49 [access date].

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Distribution Formats
  • Kongsberg EM302 raw .wcd files (Version: 1)
Distributor DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Principal Investigator Elizabeth Lobecker

603-862-1475
elizabeth.lobecker@noaa.gov
Principal Investigator Cindy Lee Van Dover

252-504-7655
c.vandover@duke.edu
chiefScientist Chris German

508-289-2853
cgerman@whoi.edu
chiefScientist Dana Yoerger

508-289-2608
dyoerger@whoi.edu
chiefScientist Laura Brothers

508-457-2312
lbrothers@usgs.gov
chiefScientist Carl Kaiser

508-289-3269
ckaiser@whoi.edu
Associated Resources
    EX1205L1
  • EX1205L1: Exploration, Blake Plateau on NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer between 20120705 and 20120724
Resource Provider
  • NOAA/OAR/OER - Ocean Exploration and Research
Publisher
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC - National Geophysical Data Center
Date(s)
  • publication: 2014-07-21
Dataset Progress Status Complete
Data Update Frequency: Unknown
Purpose: To collect water column backscatter data during the mission.
Use Limitations
  • Not subject to copyright protection within the United States.
Time Period: 2012-07-05  to  2012-07-24
Spatial Reference System: urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG::3395
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates:
N: 41.7
S: 31.6
E: -72.4
W: -76.7
Spatial Coverage Map:
Themes
  • OCEANS > OCEAN ACOUSTICS > ACOUSTIC SCATTERING
  • water column backscatter
Data Centers
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Places
  • Davisville
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina Coast
  • Blake Plateau
  • Blake Ridge
  • Atlantic Continental Shelf Break
  • Hatteras Transverse Canyon
  • Morehead City
Use Constraints
  • Access Constraints: None Use Constraints: The user is responsible for the results of any application of this data for other than its intended purpose. Distribution Liability: While we make every effort to ensure that our databases are error-free, errors do occur. We ask that you notify us immediately of any errors that you discover in our data. We will make every effort to correct them. With respect to documents available from this server, neither the United States Government nor any of its employees, makes any warranty, express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose; nor assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, apparatus, product, or process disclosed; nor represents that its use would not infringe privately owned rights.
  • Cite as: NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (2012): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (EX1205L1, EM302). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi: 10.7289/V5BR8Q49 [access date].
Access Constraints
  • There are no access constraints on these data.
Fees
  • Free
Lineage Statement Lineage statement not available.
Processing Steps
  • NOAA created the National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) by merging NOAA's National Climatic Data Center (NCDC), National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC), and National Oceanographic Data Center (NODC), including the National Coastal Data Development Center (NCDDC), per the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015, Public Law 113-235. NCEI launched publicly on April 22, 2015.

Metadata Last Modified: 2015-09-02

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