Acoustic-backscatter data of USGS field activity 2016-666-FA collected in the Santa Barbara Basin in September and October of 2016

Metadata Updated: November 12, 2020

These metadata describe acoustic-backscatter data collected during an October 2016 multibeam-echosounder survey of the northern portion of the Santa Barbara Channel, California. Data were collected and processed by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center (PCMSC) with fieldwork activity number 2016-666-FA. The acoustic-backscatter data are provided as a GeoTIFF image.

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License: No license information was provided. If this work was prepared by an officer or employee of the United States government as part of that person's official duties it is considered a U.S. Government Work.

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Dates

Metadata Date June 25, 2020
Metadata Created Date November 12, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 12, 2020
Reference Date(s) June 25, 2020 (publication)
Frequency Of Update asNeeded

Metadata Source

Harvested from DOI Open Data

Graphic Preview

Location map of the backscatter grid

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date June 25, 2020
Metadata Created Date November 12, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 12, 2020
Reference Date(s) June 25, 2020 (publication)
Responsible Party U.S. Geological Survey, Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center (Point of Contact)
Contact Email
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Access Constraints Use Constraints: USGS-authored or produced data and information are in the public domain from the U.S. Government and are freely redistributable with proper metadata and source attribution. Please recognize and acknowledge the U.S. Geological Survey as the originators of the dataset and in products derived from these data. This information is not intended for navigation purposes., Access Constraints: None
Bbox East Long -119.85
Bbox North Lat 34.42
Bbox South Lat 34.32
Bbox West Long -120.23
Coupled Resource
Frequency Of Update asNeeded
Graphic Preview Description Location map of the backscatter grid
Graphic Preview File https://www.sciencebase.gov/catalog/file/get/5ebedb5b82ce476925e5dfae?name=2016-666-FA_Backscatter_Grid.png&allowOpen=true
Graphic Preview Type PNG
Licence Unless otherwise stated, all data, metadata and related materials are considered to satisfy the quality standards relative to the purpose for which the data were collected. Although these data and associated metadata have been reviewed for accuracy and completeness and approved for release by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), no warranty expressed or implied is made regarding the display or utility of the data on any other system or for general or scientific purposes, nor shall the act of distribution constitute any such warranty.
Metadata Language
Metadata Type geospatial
Progress completed
Spatial Data Service Type
Spatial Reference System
Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin 2016-09-10
Temporal Extent End 2016-10-05

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