These raw navigation data are provided as an archive of the navigation data files acquired during the sampling portion of USGS survey 2012-024-FA in the Connecticut River. Survey 2012-024-FA was conducted aboard the R/V Rafael. These data were logged, via serial port input, at a one-second interval using Microsoft HyperTerminal on a Dell Latitude D820 laptop computer.
Are there legal restrictions on access or use of the data?
Use_Constraints:These data are NOT to be used for navigation. Mariners should refer to the appropriate nautical chart. Public domain data from the U.S. Government are freely redistributable with proper metadata and source attribution. Please recognize the U.S. Geological Survey as the originator of the dataset.
Neither the U.S. Government, the Department of the Interior, nor the USGS, nor any of their employees, contractors, or subcontractors, make any warranty, express or implied, nor assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, apparatus, product, or process disclosed, nor represent that its use would not infringe on privately owned rights. The act of distribution shall not constitute any such warranty, and no responsibility is assumed by the USGS in the use of these data or related materials. Any use of trade, product, or firm names is for descriptive purposes only and does not imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.
|Data format:||ASCII text files containing RAW navigation data. This zip file also includes associated metadata. in format TEXT (version none) Text file Size: 1|
These data are available as ASCII text files. To utilize these data, the user must have software capable of unzipping the zip file, viewing text files and parsing the navigation strings.