Sensor - SVP

Description Hand-deployed sound velocity profilers
Active? Yes
Device type Stationary > Measure > Velocimeter > Sound velocity > Water
Feature type
Name Instant Point
Description fixed x,y,t changing z - CTD,SVP,XBT, tide gauge, samples
Type point
Data types
Sound Velocity Sonar (Bathymetry, Sidescan)

Usage of this device

Field activity Center Platforms Activity location and equipment usage description
2003-054-FA WHCMSC Cape Cod Canal, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
2005-004-FA WHCMSC Lake Winnipesaukee, Moultonborough, Carroll County, New Hampshire, United States, North America;
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 13461 Public 2005-004-FA_SVP Sound velocity profile locations collected by the USGS in Moultonborough Bay, Lake Winnipesaukee, New Hampshire in 2005 (Geographic, WGS 84, Esri point shapefile, CSV file and JPEG image formats)
2005-013-FA WHCMSC Wells Embayment, Maine, Gulf of Maine, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
2006-001-FA WHCMSC Apalachicola Bay, Florida, United States, Gulf of Mexico, North America, North Atlantic;
2006-024-FA WHCMSC Penobscot River, Belfast Bay, Penobscot Bay, Maine, United States, North Atlantic;
2008-002-FA WHCMSC Western Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
2008-024-FA WHCMSC Penobscot River, Penobscot Bay, Belfast Bay, Maine, United States, Gulf of Maine, North America, North Atlantic;
2009-007-FA WHCMSC Arctic Ocean
2009-068-FA WHCMSC Vineyard Sound, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
2010-012-FA WHCMSC Gulf of Mexico, North America, North Atlantic,
2011-013-FA WHCMSC Buzzards Bay, Cape Cod, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;Middle Ground, Vineyard Sound, Marthas Vineyard, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;,
2012-020-FA WHCMSC Martha's Vineyard Inner-continental shelf, Massachusetts, North America, North Atlantic
2013-003-FA WHCMSC Marthas Vineyard Inner shelf & Nantucket Sound, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic
2013-030-FA WHCMSC Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey, United States, North America
2015-051-FA WHCMSC Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts
2017-049-FA WHCMSC Lake Powell, Utah
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 38427 Public 2017-049-FA_SVPdata Sound Velocity Profiles, AML Minos X sound velocity profile data, collected during USGS field activity 2017-049-FA within Lake Powell, UT-AZ (PNG images, SVP text, and Esri point shapefile, GCS WGS 84)
2018-043-FA WHCMSC Big Traverse Bay, Lake Superior, Michigan, United States
2021-005-FA WHCMSC Big Traverse Bay, Lake Superior
2021-037-FA WHCMSC Falmouth, MA