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Sidescan-sonar surveys in the New York Bight Apex

Map showing sidescan-sonar surveys in the New York Bight Apex

Backscatter intensity from sidescan sonar.

References:

Schwab, W.C., Allison, M.A., Corso, W., Lotto, L.L., Butman, B., Buchholtz ten Brink, M., Denny, J., Danforth, W.W., and Foster, D.S., 1997,
Initial results of high-resolution sea-floor mapping offshore of theNew York New Jersey metropolitan area using sidescan sonar: Northeastern Geology and Environmental Sciences, v. 19, no. 4, p. 243-262.
Schwab, W.C., Denny, J.F., Butman, B., Danforth, W.W., Foster, D.S., Swift, B.A., Lotto, L.L., Allison, M.A. and Thieler, E.R., 2000,
Sea-floor characterization offshore of the New York-New Jersey metropolitan area using sidescan sonar: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 00-295. ONLINE




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