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ORWA26PTS_UTM: Historical digital hydrographic and bathymetric datapoints from the coast of southwest Washington and northwest Oregon

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1926
End Date
1974
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2013-05-16 14:06:50

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ORWA26PTS_UTM is a point coverage containing digital hydrographic datacollected off the coast of Washington and Oregon, USA. The horizontaldatum is Universal Transverse Mercator, Zone 10 meters. The data setincludes National Ocean Service (NOS) hydrographic surveys collectedbetween 1926 and 1974 (primarily 1926 to 1930). It includes the mostrecent bathymetric data available on a regional scale over the inner toouter continental shelf off the coast of Washington and Oregon.

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This data set is intended for use as an historical bathymetricdata set for scientific research. It is not intended for navigationalpurposes. The data were originally used as part of the SouthwestWashington Coastal Erosion Study (SWCES), a cooperative study by theUS Geological Survey and the Washington State Department of Ecology.
Geographic distribution of point data. Red points are from thehistorical data ORWA26pts_utm, blue are from the historical dataSWWA26pts_utm, and green are from the modern data NEST98pts_utm.This is an 8-bit image, 458x707 pixels.
Geographic distribution of point data. Red points are from thehistorical data ORWA26pts_utm, blue are from the historical dataSWWA26pts_utm, and green are from the modern data NEST98pts_utm.This is an 8-bit image, 458x707 pixels.

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Added to Sciencebase on Sat Nov 16 13:32:19 MST 2013 by processing URL <b>orwa26pts_utm.xml</b> in item <a href="https://www.sciencebase.gov/catalog/item/4f4e4771e4b07f02db47e1e3">https://www.sciencebase.gov/catalog/item/4f4e4771e4b07f02db47e1e3</a> <br />

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