Cruise NF-12-06-FKNMS (Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary) (EK60)

Metadata Updated: February 7, 2018

1) Multibeam survey over Boca Grande Bar, the purported mutton spawning aggregation site near Western Dry Rocks. Couple with fishery acoustics, FL FWC?s ROV, divers or drop camera for habitat validation. 2)Multibeam target areas in the vicinity of the Dry Tortugas (DT Westbank Gaps) and northwest of Loggerhead Key (?The River?), including fisheries acoustics survey for fish biomass distribution. 3)Fisheries acoustics mapping in select region(s) bisected by the TNER boundary to contribute to existing data on distribution of fish biomass in relation to Ecological Reserve boundary. 4)Drop camera and/or diver visual surveys over bathymetry habitat features of interest, particularly in ?The River?. 5)Service array of VR2 receivers in the vicinity of Dry Tortugas using divers. 6)Dive and lower camera over the side of ship or a small boaton mutton spawning aggregation locations on Riley?s Hump on/around August full moon on/around 2 August.

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Metadata Date May 30, 2017
Metadata Created Date February 22, 2016
Metadata Updated Date February 7, 2018
Reference Date(s) July 27, 2012 (creation)
Frequency Of Update notPlanned

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Resource Type Series
Metadata Date May 30, 2017
Metadata Created Date February 22, 2016
Metadata Updated Date February 7, 2018
Reference Date(s) July 27, 2012 (creation)
Responsible Party NOS/ONMS/NEGLR/GES SBNMS (Principal Investigator)
Contact Email
Access Constraints Cite as: National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science, NOAA (2012): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (NF-12-06-FKNMS, EK60). National Centers for Environmental Information, NOAA. doi:10.7289/V5VQ30NR [access date]
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Bbox North Lat 24.7370803105
Bbox South Lat 24.423243668
Bbox West Long -83.1530640143
Coupled Resource
Frequency Of Update notPlanned
Guid gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.wcd:NF-12-06-FKNMS_EK60
Harvest Object Id 36d77871-6282-43bd-b992-d460b272e3fe
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Harvest Source Title NOAA CSW Harvest Source
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Metadata Type geospatial
Progress completed
Spatial Data Service Type
Spatial Reference System urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG:4326
Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin 2012-07-27T17:55:58
Temporal Extent End 2012-08-03T18:24:06

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