Georeferenced Sea-Floor Mapping and Bottom Photography in Long Island Sound, USGS OFR 00-304
Entry ID: USGS_OFR_00304

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Summary
Abstract: This Open File Report (00-304) consists of over 30 digital data sets representing GIS layers assessing the benthic communities and spatial seafloor structures of the Long Island Sound. These data sets are made available as a USGS Open File Report and correspond to research arctiles published in a thematic section of the Journal of Coastal Research (Vol. 16 (3), 2000).
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Description:  image showing the extent of the GIS layer and the location of
samples compiled for detailed analysis of 35 species of the
Long Island Sound benthic communities

 
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 41.23   S: 41.02   E: -72.76   W: -73.1

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Valerie Paskevich and Lawrence J. Poppe
Dataset Title: Georeferenced Sea-Floor Mapping and Bottom Photography in Long Island Sound
Dataset Series Name: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report
Dataset Release Date: 2000
Dataset Release Place: Woods Hole, MA
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey
Issue Identification: OFR 00-304
Online Resource: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/of00-304/
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1952-01-01
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 WWW, CD-ROM
Distribution Format: ARCview files, shape files
Fees: None
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: (508) 548-8700 x2281
Fax: (508) 457-2310
Email: vpaskevich at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
384 Woods Hole Road
City: Woods Hole
Province or State: MA
Postal Code: 02543-1598
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Paskevich, V. and L. J. Poppe, eds., (2000), Georeferenced sea-floor mapping and bottom photography in Long Island Sound - U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 00-304, U.S. Geological Survey, Woods Hole Field Center, http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of00-304/
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-01-24
Last DIF Revision Date: 2011-09-29
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