USGS Seafloor Side-Scan Sonar Imagery of the U.S. Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ), Surveyed Using GLORIA
Entry ID: EARTH_CRUST_USGS_GLORIA

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Summary
Abstract: In March 1983, President Reagan signed a proclamation establishing an Exclusive
Economic Zone (EEZ) extending the 200 nautical mile from the coasts of the
United States, Puerto Rico, the Northern Mariana Islands, and the U.S.
territories and possessions. In 1984, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) began a
program to map these areas of the EEZ To accomplish the mapping of the
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Description: Access to additional information about the GLORIA mapping program and access
to online GLORIA mosiacs
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 50.0   S: 25.0   E: -66.0   W: -125.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: U.S. Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) GLORIA Mapping Program
Dataset Publisher: Costal and Marine Geology Program, USGS, DOI
Online Resource: http://coastalmap.marine.usgs.gov/gloria/index.html
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1984-01-01
Platform
SHIPS Ancillary Description
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Woods Hole Science Center, Coastal and Marine Geology, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: USGS WHSC COASTAL AND MARINE GEOLOGY PROGRAM
Phone: (508) 548-8700
Fax: (508) 457-2310
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey
384 Woods Hole Road
City: Woods Hole
Province or State: MA
Postal Code: 02543-1598
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: online
Fees: none
Publications/References
For a list of GLORIA references, see:
http://coastalmap.marine.usgs.gov/gloria/pubsrefs.html
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-03-27
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