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Dataset identification

Title of datasetCefas processed backscatter data from UKHO MBES data HI1430
Narrative summary of datasetData collected as part of the Civil Hydrography Program. Areas used: HI1430 (Western Approach to the Dover TSS) Data originally collected by Net Survey / MMT using a Kongsberg EM2040D (dual RX). Where this data intersected with Cefas' Marine Protection Area programme QPS FMGT was used to create a 1.0m resolution backscatter mosaic.
Summary of processing methodologyData originally collected by Net Survey / MMT using a Kongsberg EM2040D (dual RX). Where this data intersected with Cefas' Marine Protection Area programme QPS FMGT was used to create a 1.0m resolution backscatter mosaic.
Project/programmeUK Civil Hydrography Programme
CruiseHI1430
Start date2013-12-09
End date2014-03-01
Frequency of observationsinapplicable

Responsible organisations

CountryUnited Kingdom
Organisation nameCentre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Lowestoft Laboratory
Role of organisationOriginator of Dataset
CountryUnited Kingdom
Organisation nameBritish Geological Survey, Edinburgh
Role of organisationDataset Holding Organisation

Dataset availability

Original dataset download linkhttps://cloud.emodnet-ingestion.eu/index.php/s/yaVoFZv0MgsnYmm
Dataset formatImage
Public accessNo limitations
License for useCC-BY 4.0
TypeDataset
Link to dataset after processing by data centrehttp://mapapps2.bgs.ac.uk/geoindex_offshore/home.html
https://www.emodnet-geology.eu/
Date of processed dataset publication2019-02-11

Locations

Map
Latitude north boundary50.640121
Longitude east boundary-0.172581
Latitude south boundary50.11426
Longitude west boundary-1.232631
Coordinate reference systemWorld Geodetic System 84
Sea areaEnglish Channel
Vertical extent unit1 Metres

Data types, collection and processing

Observation typeAcoustics
ParameterAcoustic backscatter in the water column
Instrument typemulti-beam echosounders
Platform typeship

Process information

Submitting organisationBritish Geological Survey, Edinburgh
Submission identifier (UUID)eb211f5c-7088-45d4-91f3-0419af6d2403
Date of dataset creation2018-12-09
Date of metadata creation2018-12-12
Date of metadata latest revision2019-01-14
Date of publishing2019-01-22
Processing data centreBritish Geological Survey, Edinburgh
Summary record-ID273