0.5-m Bathymetry from National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Survey H11077 of the Sea Floor in the Vicinity of Woods Hole, Massachusetts (H11077_0.5MUTM19_XYZ.TXT, UTM Zone 19)

Metadata Updated: June 8, 2017

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), in cooperation with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the Massachusetts Office of Coastal Zone Management (MA CZM), is producing detailed geologic maps of the coastal sea floor. Imagery, originally collected by NOAA for charting purposes, provides a fundamental framework for research and management activities along this part of the Massachusetts coastline, shows the composition and terrain of the seabed, and provides information on sediment transport and benthic habitat. Interpretive data layers were derived from multibeam echo-sounder and sidescan-sonar data collected in the vicinity of Woods Hole, a passage between the Elizabeth Islands and Cape Cod, Massachusetts. In November 2007, bottom photographs, seismic-reflection profiles, and surficial sediment data were acquired as part of a ground-truth reconnaissance survey.

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Metadata Date June 3, 2016
Metadata Created Date June 8, 2017
Metadata Updated Date June 8, 2017
Reference Date(s) January 1, 2008 (publication)
Frequency Of Update notPlanned

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Harvested from U.S. Geological Survey Coastal Map

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Thumbnail image showing the extent of soundings collected during NOAA survey H11077

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date June 3, 2016
Metadata Created Date June 8, 2017
Metadata Updated Date June 8, 2017
Reference Date(s) January 1, 2008 (publication)
Responsible Party U.S. Geological Survey (Point of Contact)
Contact Email
Access Constraints Use Constraints: Data are not to be used for navigation purposes. Public domain data are freely redistributable with proper metadata and source attribution. Please recognize the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) as the originator of this information., Access Constraints: None
Bbox East Long -70.654075
Bbox North Lat 41.529103
Bbox South Lat 41.505909
Bbox West Long -70.682064
Coupled Resource
Frequency Of Update notPlanned
Graphic Preview Description Thumbnail image showing the extent of soundings collected during NOAA survey H11077
Graphic Preview File http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2008/1004/data/bathy/grids/utm/asciigrid/h11077_0.5mutm19_xyz.gif
Graphic Preview Type GIF
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Harvest Object Id 2f800708-7349-4c10-a33e-b369f37fd88b
Harvest Source Id 77f16df5-23cd-41bb-86af-1bdf1be6f907
Harvest Source Title U.S. Geological Survey Coastal Map
Licence This dataset has been approved for release and publication by the USGS. Although it has been subjected to rigorous review and is substantially complete, the USGS reserves the right to revise the data pursuant to further analysis and review. Furthermore, it is released on condition that neither the U.S. Government, the Department of the Interior, nor the USGS, nor any of their employees, contractors, or subcontractors, make any warranty, express or implied, nor assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, apparatus, product, or process disclosed, nor represent that its use would not infringe on privately owned rights. Any use of trade, product, or firm names is for descriptive purposes only and does not imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.
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Metadata Type geospatial
Progress completed
Spatial Data Service Type
Spatial Reference System
Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin 2001-09-05
Temporal Extent End 2001-09-09

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