Accession Number:

ADA429967

Title:

Compilation of Data Sources Used to Construct Bottom-Sediment Province Maps for the United States East Coast Continental Shelf from Cape Kennedy to Cape Hatteras and for Various Indonesian Waters

Descriptive Note:

Memorandum rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL RESEARCH LAB STENNIS SPACE CENTER MS MARINE GEOSCIENCES DIV

Report Date:

2004-12-27

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this report is to document the data sources used to construct maps and digital databases of bottom-sediment type for a portion of the continental shelf off the eastern United States and for Indonesian waters. The east coast mapping region extends from approximately 28 deg-30 min N Cape Canaveral to 35 deg-30 min N Cape Hatteras. Mapping of the Indonesian waters includes the Banda, Ceram, Molucca, Halmahera, and Flores Seas see the attached figures showing the approximate boundaries of the mapped areas.

Subject Categories:

  • Cartography and Aerial Photography
  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE