These data were collected for the purpose of estimating particle settling velocity. They were collected as part of a collaborative study between the USGS Coastal and Marine Hazards and Resources Program, the USGS California Water Science Center, and the USGS Water Resource Mission Area investigating physical and biological controls on bed erodibility. These data are intended for researchers, students, policy makers, and the general public.
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Unless otherwise stated, all data, metadata and related materials are considered to satisfy the quality standards relative to the purpose for which the data were collected. Although these data and associated metadata have been reviewed for accuracy and completeness and approved for release by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), no warranty expressed or implied is made regarding the display or utility of the data on any other system or for general or scientific purposes, nor shall the act of distribution constitute any such warranty.
|Data format:||Downloadable zip file contains NetCDF (.nc) files. in format NetCDF (version Matlab (v 2015b and 2020a)) Data are in NetCDF formats. Size: 0.893|
|Data format:||Downloadable zip file contains NetCDF (.nc) files. in format NetCDF (version Matlab (v 2015b and 2020a)) Data are in NetCDF formats. Size: 0.697|
The downloadable data file has been compressed with the "zip" command and can be unzipped with Winzip or other archive utilities. To utilize these data, the user must have software capable of uncompressing the WinZip file and importing and viewing a NetCDF file. These data can be viewed with the NOAA netCDF file viewer, ncBrowse, which can be downloaded from the internet at https://www.pmel.noaa.gov/epic/java/ncBrowse.