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Atlas of the Shallow-Water Benthic Habitats of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Entry ID: ocean_atlas

Abstract: Released by the Remote Sensing Team (part of the National Oceanic and
Atmospheric Administration), these detailed maps released in February
2003 focus on the Northwest Hawaiian Islands.

The Remote Sensing Team led development of the first benthic habitat
maps made for the Northwest Hawaiian Islands. The NWHI chain extends
across 2200 km of open ocean, ... View entire text
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Description: Northwest Hawaiian Islands
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 70.0   S: -80.0   E: -60.0   W: 100.0

Data Center
Center for Coastal Monitoring and Assessment, National Ocean Service, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: (301) 713-3074
Email: richard.stumpf at
Contact Address:
305 East-West Highway
City: Silver Spring
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20910
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-04-28
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-02-05