|1||USGS field activity number 05001|
|2||USGS field activity number 06001|
|1||USGS Research Vessel RAFAEL|
|2||USGS Autonomous Surface Vehicle (ASV) IRIS|
|1||Submetrix interferometric bathymetry|
|2||Klein 3000 sidescan-sonar|
These data represent trackline navigation for swath bathymetry and sidescan-sonar data collected aboard the R/V Rafael during 2005 (05001), and 2006 (06001) in Apalachicola Bay and St. George Sound, Florida. The purpose of these data is to manage the filenames and geographic locations of data that was actually collected.
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Use_Constraints:These data should not be used at resolutions for which they are not intended. Public domain data from the U.S. Government are freely redistributable with proper metadata and source attribution. Please recognize the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) as the source of this information.
Although this data set has been used by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), no warranty, expressed or implied, is made by the USGS as to the accuracy of the data and/or related materials. 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:||Trackline navigation for bathymetry and sidescan in format SHP (version ArcGIS 9.1) ESRI polyline shapefile Size: 1.631|
|Media you can order:||DVD-ROM (Density 4.75 Gbytes) (format UDF)|
The data are available in Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI) shapefile format. The user must have ArcGIS or ArcView 3.3 or greater software to read and process the data file. In lieu of ArcView or ArcGIS, the user may utilize another GIS application package capable of importing data. A free data viewer, ArcExplorer, capable of displaying the data is available from ESRI at www.esri.com.