Swath Bathymetric Grid

Preview image of swath bathymetric grid collected offshore of Fire Island, NY

Detailed Description

This bathymetric grid represents approximately 3900 kilometers of bathymetric data collected in 2014. These data were collected using a dual-head R2Sonic 2024 multibeam echosounder (MBES) by Alpine Ocean Seismic Survey, Inc., during USGS field activity 2014-072-FA. These bathymetric data were used to determine the impact of Hurricane Sandy on the inner continental shelf morphology and sediment distribution.


Image Dimensions: 1111 x 250

Date Taken:

Location Taken: US