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Pacific Coastal & Marine Science Center

Mapping Systems

usSEABED: A National Database

usSEABED is a standardized, unified database of seabed information integrated and mined from existing seafloor data (cores, grabs, photos), useable in many map types and modelings.

The usSEABED web site is at:

Examples of usSEABED data displayed and extended using GIS and subsurface softwares
example map
Seafloor erodibility
example map
Sediment composition
example map
Subsurface visualization
example map
Geomorphic maps


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