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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.


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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