Water Column Backscatter Collection for EX1705: American Samoa, Kingman/Palmyra, Jarvis (ROV & Mapping) (EM302)

EX-17-05; EX1705

Water Column raw (level-0) files (.wcd)
  • Cite as: NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (2016): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (EX1705, EM302). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi: 10.7289/V5MS3R0V [access date].
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Distribution Formats
  • Kongsberg EM302 raw .wcd files (Version: 1)
    • File Specification: Kongsberg EM302 raw .wcd files. See the Kongsberg EM302 interface specification manual for further information.
Ordering Instructions Contact the Water Column Sonar Data Manager to order data
Distributor Chuck Anderson
Water Column Sonar Data Manager
DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
(303) 497-4742
wcd.info@noaa.gov
Dataset Principal Investigator Kasey Cantwell
301-734-1050
kasey.cantwell@noaa.gov
Time Period 2017-04-27 to 2017-05-19
Spatial Reference System urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG::3395
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 21.37
S: 14.28
E: -154
W: -170.5
Spatial Coverage Map
Associated Resources
  • EX1705: American Samoa, Kingman/Palmyra, Jarvis (ROV & Mapping) on NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer between 20170427 and 20170519
  • Parent ID (indicates this is related to other data):
    • EX1705
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2017-07-01
Dataset Progress Status Complete - production of the data has been completed
Data Update Frequency Unknown
Purpose To collect water column backscatter data during the mission.
Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (2016): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (EX1705, EM302). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi: 10.7289/V5MS3R0V [access date].
Publishers
    Publisher information not available.
Theme keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Data Center Keywords
  • OCEANS > OCEAN ACOUSTICS > ACOUSTIC SCATTERING
None
  • water column backscatter
Place keywords None
  • American Samoa
  • Kingman Reef
  • Jarvis Island
  • Pago Pago
  • Hawaii
  • Cook Islands
  • Kiribati
  • Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument
  • PRIMNM
  • Palmyra Atoll
Keywords Ocean Exploration and Research (OER) Program Discovery Keywords
  • expedition
  • exploration
  • explorer
  • marine education
  • noaa
  • ocean
  • ocean discovery
  • ocean education
  • ocean exploration
  • ocean exploration and research
  • OER
  • ocean literacy
  • ocean research
  • science
  • scientific mission
  • scientific research
  • sea
  • stewardship
  • systematic exploration
  • technology
  • transformational research
  • undersea
  • underwater
Keywords
    Use Constraints
    • Data use shall be credited to NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research. All data and information collected inside the boundaries of the National Marine Sanctuary of American Samoa (excluding the Mulavia Unit) was collected under Permit Number NMSAS-2017-001. Any scientific publications and/or reports resulting from activities conducted under the authority of this permit must include the notation that the activity was conducted under permit number NMSAS-2017-001. Sanctuary boundaries can be found in Federal Regulations NMS Title 15 Part 922 - National Marine Sanctuary Program Regulations. http://www.ecfr.gov/cgi-bin/text-idx?SID=2f58dccc23c5841493e7188b34dac338&mc=true&node=sp15.3.922.j&rgn=div6. No data access constraints, unless data are protected under the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966. Data use shall be credited to NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research. No data access constraints, unless data are protected under the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966.
    • Cite as: NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (2016): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (EX1705, EM302). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi: 10.7289/V5MS3R0V [access date].
    Access Constraints
    • Data use shall be credited to NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research. All data and information collected inside the boundaries of the National Marine Sanctuary of American Samoa (excluding the Mulavia Unit) was collected under Permit Number NMSAS-2017-001. Any scientific publications and/or reports resulting from activities conducted under the authority of this permit must include the notation that the activity was conducted under permit number NMSAS-2017-001. Sanctuary boundaries can be found in Federal Regulations NMS Title 15 Part 922 - National Marine Sanctuary Program Regulations. http://www.ecfr.gov/cgi-bin/text-idx?SID=2f58dccc23c5841493e7188b34dac338&mc=true&node=sp15.3.922.j&rgn=div6. No data access constraints, unless data are protected under the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966. Data use shall be credited to NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research. No data access constraints, unless data are protected under the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966.
    Fees
    • Free
    Acquisition Information (collection)
    Instrument
    • Paroscientific 8B7000-1 Depth Sensor
    • Kongsberg OE14-122/123
    • Zeus Plus HDTV Camera
    • Mini Zeus Camera
    • Insite Titan Tilt and Rotate Color Zoom Camera
    • Insite Aurora Camera
    • Kongsberg EM302
    • RM Young 61202V
    • RM Young 05106/05306B
    • Sippican XBT/XSV
    • SBE 45 Micro TSG
    • SBE 32
    • POS/MV 320
    • Furuno GPS
    • Turner 10AU Fluorometer
    • Reson SVP 70
    • Zeus Plus HDTV Camera
    • Mini Zeus Camera
    Platform
    • Deep Discoverer
    • Okeanos Explorer (EX)
    • Seirios
    Last Modified: 2017-08-11
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