Bathymetric Maps, Bathymetric Fishing Maps, and Topographic Bathymetric Maps
Entry ID: CGS_NCD_BATHM_MAPS

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Summary
Abstract: Bathymetric Maps, topographic maps of the sea floor, portray the size, shape,
and distribution of underwater features through the use of depth contours and
bathymetric data. These maps, which are not used in marine navigation, serve as
the basic tools for performing scientific, engineering, marine, and marine
environmental studies required in the development of energy and marine
resources. ... View entire text
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Description: NOS US Bathymetric and Fishing Maps Information page.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 71.0   S: 17.0   E: -64.0   W: 175.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1966-01-01
Originating Center
Data Center
Hydrographic Surveys Division, Office of Coast Survey, National Ocean Service, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.nauticalcharts.noaa.gov/hsd/hsd-0.htm

Data Center Personnel
Name: OFFICE OF COAST SURVEY HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEYS DIVISION
Phone: (301) 713-2780 ext.144
Contact Address:
National Ocean Service, Office of Coast Survey
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
1305 East-West Highway
City: Silver Spring
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20910-3282
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: ricardo.ramos at noaa.gov
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-02-02
Last DIF Revision Date: 2006-10-16
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