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H11571: NOS Hydrographic Survey , Ernest Sound and Eastern Passage, Alaska, 2007-05-16

Metadata Updated: July 7, 2023

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has the statutory mandate to collect hydrographic data in support of nautical chart compilation for safe navigation and to provide background data for engineers, scientific, and other commercial and industrial activities. Hydrographic survey data primarily consist of water depths, but may also include features (e.g. rocks, wrecks), navigation aids, shoreline identification, and bottom type information. NOAA is responsible for archiving and distributing the source data as described in this metadata record.

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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 June 8, 2023
Metadata Created Date September 24, 2021
Metadata Updated Date July 7, 2023
Reference Date(s) May 16, 2007 (publication)
Frequency Of Update notPlanned

Metadata Source

Harvested from NESDIS/NGDC/MGG/NOS/H10001-H12000

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Additional Metadata

Resource Type
Metadata Date June 8, 2023
Metadata Created Date September 24, 2021
Metadata Updated Date July 7, 2023
Reference Date(s) May 16, 2007 (publication)
Responsible Party DOC/NOAA/NOS/OCS/HSD > Hydrographic Surveys Division, Office of Coast Survey, National Ocean Service, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce (Point of Contact)
Contact Email
Guid gov.noaa.nos.h10001-h12000:H11571
Access Constraints Distribution liability: NOAA and NCEI make no warranty, expressed or implied, regarding these data, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty. NOAA and NCEI cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in these data. If appropriate, NCEI can only certify that the data it distributes are an authentic copy of the records that were accepted for inclusion in the NCEI archives.
Bbox East Long -132.027041000085
Bbox North Lat 56.0899660000357
Bbox South Lat 55.9321779998146
Bbox West Long -132.155153000447
Coupled Resource
Frequency Of Update notPlanned
Graphic Preview File https://data.ngdc.noaa.gov/platforms/ocean/nos/coast/H10001-H12000/H11571/project_sketches/OPR-O119-FA-07(H11571).jpg
Harvest Object Id 94576444-d9cb-4614-93ae-312635edaf0b
Harvest Source Id 497230c9-3e97-4f06-992b-417c1d6b4afb
Harvest Source Title NESDIS/NGDC/MGG/NOS/H10001-H12000
Licence Not to be used for navigation. Although these data are of high quality and useful for planning and modeling purposes, they are not suitable for navigation. For navigation, please refer to the NOS nautical chart series., These data are considered raw and have not been subjected to the NOAA's quality control or quality assurance procedures. They are released for limited public use as preliminary data to be used only with appropriate caution. NOAA cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in the data, nor as a result of the failure of the data to function on a particular system. NOAA makes no warranty, expressed or implied, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty.
Lineage NOS Survey data is collect by surface vessels of varying characteristics. The three primary sources of survey data are NOAA survey ships, national response teams, and contract vessels. The ships collect data, conduct basic on board data processing and then send these data to NCEI (formerly NGDC) for archival and "RAW" data. After archiving the RAW data NCEI sends the data to the processing branches (Atlantic or Pacific) for further processing. The processing branches complete processing of these data and generate products. The processed survey data is sent to NCEI for archival and the products are sent to the Hydrographic Surveys Division (HSD) for approval. Once products are approved by HSD, these survey products are sent to NCEI for archival and posting on-line.
Metadata Language eng
Metadata Type geospatial
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Progress completed
Spatial Data Service Type
Spatial Reference System urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG::4269
Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin 2007-04-15
Temporal Extent End 2007-05-16

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