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To release an outline of the multibeam-bathymetric data generated during NOAA survey H12296 in Block Island Sound, in geographic coordinate system. This outline also encompasses the sidescan-sonar data which covers less extent.
Are there legal restrictions on access or use of the data?
Use_Constraints:Public domain data are freely redistributable with proper metadata and source attribution. Please recognize the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) as the originator of this information.
Neither the U.S. Government, the Department of the Interior, nor the USGS, nor the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), 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 or NOAA 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:||The shapefile (and all necessary associated files), browse graphic, and metadata. in format SHP (version ArcGIS 9.3) Esri polygon shapefile Size: 0.08|
|Media you can order:||DVD-ROM (Density 4.75 Gbytes) (format UDF)|
These data are available in Environmental Systems Research Institute (Esri) shapefile format. The user must have software capable of viewing a shapefile. A free data viewer, ArcGIS Explorer, capable of displaying the data is available from Esri at www.esri.com. The user must have software capable of uncompressing archived zip files, such as Winzip or Pkware.