Perth Canyon: First Deep Exploration (FK 150301, EM710)

Perth Canyon: First Deep Exploration
Cite this dataset when used as a source.
  • FK150301_EM710
gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.wcd:FK150301_EM710
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Distribution Formats
  • Kongsberg EM710 water column data (.wcd) format (Version: 1)
    • File Specification: Kongsberg EM710 .wcd files. See the EM710 documentation for detailed format specification.
Ordering Instructions Contact the NCEI 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 Malcolm McCulloch
Professor
University of Western Australia
+61 8 6488 1921
malcolm.mcculloch@uwa.edu.au
Time Period 2015-03-01T03:46:45 to 2015-03-10T18:59:25
Spatial Reference System urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG:4326
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: -31.8319
S: -32.05824
E: 115.20918
W: 114.93367
Spatial Coverage Map
Documentation links not available.
Publication Dates
  • creation: 2015-03-01
Dataset Progress Status Complete - production of the data has been completed
Data Update Frequency Not planned
Purpose Perth Canyon: First Deep Exploration
Use Limitations
  • 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.
  • Not subject to copyright protection within the United States.
Custodians
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Resource Providers
  • University-National Oceanographic Laboratory System (UNOLS)
Sponsors
  • University-National Oceanographic Laboratory System (UNOLS)
Points of Contact
  • Schmidt Ocean Institute
Publishers
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Theme keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science 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 Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) 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 Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) 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)
  • Indian Ocean
Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Location Keywords
  • GEOGRAPHIC REGION > GLOBAL
  • Vertical Location > VERTICAL LOCATION > SEA FLOOR
Use Constraints No constraint information available
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.
  • Resource may not be available for up to one year after initial collection.
Fees
  • Free
Lineage information for: series
Processor
  • University of Western Australia
Lineage information for: series
Lineage Statement
Acquisition Information (collection)
Instrument
  • Kongsberg EM710
  • Simrad EK60
  • Knudsen CHIRP 3260
  • Kongsberg EM302
Platform
  • Falkor (FK)
Operation
  • FK150301_EM710
Last Modified: 2017-05-30
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