Bathymetric survey on the tropical South Atlantic continental shelf
|Temporal extent||2016-12 -2017-04|
|Affiliation(s)||1 : Chico Mendes Institute for Biodiversity Conservation, Brazil|
|Keyword(s)||bathymetry, single-beam, Paraíba, Brazil, Atlantic, shelf|
The bathymetric dataset was accumulated during twenty-two oceanographic research expeditions, with a 51 feet vessel between December 2016 and April 2017. The research expeditions covered a diverse array of transects with a total length of approximately 1,800 km.
|Acknowledgments||The author gratefully acknowledge the Fundação Grupo Boticário de Proteção à Natureza (grant number 1044-20152) for funding this research.|
SonarMite single-beam echosounder (SBES) operating at 200 kHz with a transducer 7° beam angle and an integrated Trimble GeoExplorer 3000 Series GPS