EarthWorks Geospatial Catalog

Multibeam Bathymetry 2 meter/pixel of Boston Harbor and Approaches

These data are high-resolution bathymetric measurements of the seafloor from Boston Harbor and the harbor approaches, Massachusetts. Approximately 170 kmĀ² of sidescan sonar and bathymetric data were collected by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Ship Whiting in 2000 and 2001 and reprocessed and gridded by the Massachusetts Office of Coastal Zone Management (CZM) and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). Note: These data were converted from their native projection to the Massachusetts State Plane coordinate system, Mainland Zone (Fipszone 2001), meters by the Massachusetts Department of Coastal Zone Management on Oct. 1, 2006.
U.S. Geological Survey, Coastal and Marine Geology Program
Massachusetts Bay, Atlantic Ocean, Boston Harbor, Nahant, Boston, Hull, Hubline, and Boston Harbor Islands
U.S. Geological Survey, USGS, Coastal and Marine Geology Program, CMGP, Woods Hole Science Center, WHSC, Massachusetts Office of Coastal Zone Management, CZM, Seafloor, Marine Geology, ArcGIS Raster, Sidescan, Sidescan Sonar, Edgetech, 272-T, Klein, 5500, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, NOAA, National Ocean Service, NOS, NOAA Ship Whiting, Hydrographic Survey, oceans and estuaries, elevation, and imageryBaseMapsEarthCover
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