These data are high-resolution acoustic backscatter measurements collected over Norman's Bar in Apalachicola Bay, Florida. These data were collected using the Autonomous Surface Vessel (ASV) IRIS primarily over known oyster bars in waters less than 1-2 meters deep.
Are there legal restrictions on access or use of the data?
Use_Constraints:Data are not intended for navigational use. These data should not be used at resolutions for which it is 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:||File contains sidescan-sonar imagery data collected in the Apalachicola Bay, Florida in format TIFF (version ArcGIS 9.2) GeoTIFF Size: 0.8|
|Media you can order:||DVD-ROM (Density 4.75 Gbytes) (format UDF)|
These data are available in GeoTIFF format. The user must have software capable of viewing a GeoTIFF data file.