HUNDSONAR (CW2015, ES60)

HUDSONAR is a bioacoustic survey of the Hudson River Estuary being conducted aboard the Hudson River Sloop Clearwater by the Acoustic Laboratory for Ecology Studies at Stony Brook University.
  • Cite as: Joe Warren, Stony Brook University (2015): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (CW2015, ES60). National Centers for Environmental Information, NOAA. doi:10.7289/V5NV9G6H [access date].
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Distribution Formats
  • Kongsberg/Simrad instrument files (.raw or .wcd) (Version: 1)
    • File Specification: Kongsberg/Simrad .raw files are generated by ME70, EK60 or ES60 instruments. They contain power and optionally angular position data with each beam/frequency identified by an independent channel. See the Simrad interface specification manual for further information. The .wcd files are generated by Kongsberg EM302 or EM122 instruments. See Kongsberg documentation for more information.
Ordering Instructions Contact the NGDC Water Column Sonar Data Manage to order data
Distributor Distributor information not available
Dataset No POCs available for this dataset
Time Period 2015-09-01T01:49:43 to 2015-09-24T15:51:28
Spatial Reference System urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG:4326
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 42.6083037374
S: 40.6938676052
E: -73.752085
W: -74.0415366667
Spatial Coverage Map
Documentation links not available.
Publication Dates
  • creation: 2015-09-01
Dataset Progress Status Complete - production of the data has been completed
Data Update Frequency Not planned
Purpose This is a bioacoustic survey of the Hudson River Estuary.
Use Limitations
  • Not subject to copyright protection within the United States.
Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: Joe Warren, Stony Brook University (2015): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (CW2015, ES60). National Centers for Environmental Information, NOAA. doi:10.7289/V5NV9G6H [access date].
Custodians
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Resource Providers
  • Dataset contact information not available
Sponsors
  • Hudson River Foundation
Publishers
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Theme keywords
  • Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Acoustics > Acoustic Scattering
  • Earth Science > Oceans > Aquatic Sciences > Fisheries
  • Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Acoustics
  • Earth Science > Biosphere > Ecosystems > Marine Ecosystems > Pelagic
  • Earth Science > Biosphere > Ecosystems > Marine Ecosystems
  • Earth Science > Biosphere > Ecosystems > Marine Ecosystems > Benthic
  • Earth Science > Biosphere > Ecosystems > Aquatic Ecosystems
  • Earth Science > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Bathymetry
  • Earth Science > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Seafloor Topography
Data Center keywords
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Instrument keywords
  • In Situ/Laboratory Instruments > Profilers/Sounders > Acoustic Sounders > WCMS > Water Column Mapping System
Place keywords International Hydrographic Organization (IHO) Sea Area ("Limits of Oceans and Seas" publication S-23)
  • Sea name
  • GEOGRAPHIC REGION > GLOBAL
  • VERTICAL LOCATION > SEA FLOOR
Use Constraints
  • Cite as: Joe Warren, Stony Brook University (2015): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (CW2015, ES60). National Centers for Environmental Information, NOAA. doi:10.7289/V5NV9G6H [access date].
Access Constraints
  • Resource may not be available for up to one year after initial collection.
Fees
  • Free
Lineage information for: collectionHardware
Lineage Statement Calibrated w/ calibration data
Lineage information for: series
Acquisition Information (collection)
Instrument
  • Simrad EK60
Platform
  • Clearwater
Operation
  • HUDSONAR_CW2015
Last Modified: 2017-05-30
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