Ground Truth Data Used to Map the Benthic Habitats of Puerto Rico

Metadata Updated: Aug 19, 2014

This project is a cooperative effort among the National Ocean Service, National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science, Center for Coastal Monitoring and Assessment; U.S. Geological Survey; National Park Service; and the National Geophysical Data Center, to produce benthic habitat maps and georeferenced imagery for Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. This project was conducted in support of the U.S. Coral Reef Task Force. These point data were generated while conducting ground validation during map preparation.

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License: No license information was provided. If this work was prepared by an officer or employee of the United States government as part of that person's official duties it is considered a U.S. Government Work.

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Dates

Metadata Date Aug 13, 2014
Metadata Created Date Oct 01, 2013
Metadata Updated Date Aug 19, 2014
Reference Date(s) Dec 01, 2001 (publication)
Frequency Of Update notPlanned

Metadata Source

Harvested from NCDDC-NOS-NCCOS

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date Aug 13, 2014
Metadata Created Date Oct 01, 2013
Metadata Updated Date Aug 19, 2014
Reference Date(s) Dec 01, 2001 (publication)
Responsible Party National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), National Ocean Service (NOS), National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science (NCCOS), Center for Coastal Monitoring and Assessment (CCMA), Biogeography Branch (Point of Contact)
Contact Email
Access Constraints Use Constraints: None, Access Constraints: None
Bbox East Long -65.22
Bbox North Lat 18.47
Bbox South Lat 17.84
Bbox West Long -67.97
Coupled Resource
Frequency Of Update notPlanned
Guid
Harvest Object Id fec976c7-f38d-4fad-89cd-cdb021ebd697
Harvest Source Id e89e9c93-4500-401b-b5dc-ee86470fd269
Harvest Source Title NCDDC-NOS-NCCOS
Licence Data are not to be used for navigation.
Metadata Language
Metadata Type geospatial
Progress completed
Spatial Data Service Type
Spatial Reference System
Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin 1999-01-01
Temporal Extent End 2001-01-01

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