Predicted distribution of benthic macro-invertebrates

Seafloor maps show computer-generated predictions of where to find common deep-water macro-invertebrate taxa.

Detailed Description

Smaller version of Predicted Distribution of Benthic Macro-Invertebrates (Sheet 12) from USGS Scientific Investigations Map 3225, California State Waters Map Series—Hueneme Canyon and Vicinity, California, as an example of the different kinds of maps (“sheets”) produced within a coastal map “block”.


Image Dimensions: 1200 x 815

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Oxnard, CA, US


Johnson, S.Y., Dartnell, P., Cochrane, G.R., Golden, N.E., Phillips, E.L., Ritchie, A.C., Kvitek, R.G., Greene, H.G., Krigsman, L.M., Endris, C.A., Clahan, K.B., Sliter, R.W., Wong, F.L., Yoklavich, M.M., and Normark, W.R. (S.Y. Johnson, ed.), 2012, California State Waters Map Series—Hueneme Canyon and Vicinity, California: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Map 3225, 41 p., 12 sheets, scale 1:24,000,