Data presented in the SFML DATA LIBRARY include a series of remotely sensed images (multibeam, side scan sonar), derived data (bathymetric contours, grid analyses, etc.), habitat analyses, associated data sets (survey footprints, coastline) with FGDC metadata, grouped by survey location. Click the Browse and Download Data button to preview the site list for available data. The SURVEY LOCATIONS link to separate download tables for each region. The DATA LOCATOR MAP (title and icon) is linked to the same Data Library download pages and can be used for general searches. Data are presented in ESRI ArcGIS format (shapefiles, grids). Multibeam and sidescan images are Geotiffs. These data are NOT to be used for navigational purposes. |
Data Use Policy : These data are not copyrighted; however in the event that you publish or display results using any of the mapping data available on this download site, we request that you include the following acknowledgment: Data used in this study were acquired, processed, archived, and distributed by the Seafloor Mapping Lab of California State University Monterey Bay.
: If you download SFML data from this website, please drop us a line, to let us know how you are using or plan to use these data. Thank you.
: While the Seafloor Mapping Lab makes these data available for public use, their use in for-profit enterprise is not authorized without the express permission of the Seafloor Mapping Lab of California State University Monterey Bay.