Accession Number:

AD1005165

Title:

The Moving Vessel Profiler (MVP) - A Rapid Environmental Assessment Tool for the Collection of Water Column Profiles and Sediment Classification

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

Defence R and D Canada - Atlantic Dartmouth, NS Canada

Report Date:

2006-12-06

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

The Moving Vessel Profiler MVP has been developed as an automated data collection tool that can be used from vessels while underway. It has been effectively used to collect mid-water oceanographic information to support science and hydrographic survey operations.

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE