Elements of Habitat Mapping – Examples of Phase I Products

Acoustic Mapping

Map of the bathymetry of the Phase I area derived from acoustic mapping

Sediment Grain Size

Location of sediment grain size samples

Sediment Environments

Map of sedimentary environments derived from sub-bottom profiles and sediment cores

Ecological Characterization

Infaunal and Epifaunal Species Richness from the Fall 2012 in the Phase I Area

Physical Oceanography

Model output of maximum bottom stress predicted for Superstorm Sandy

Featured Multimedia – Preliminary Seafloor Classification Map from Phase II Area Generated

Map of the Phase II area generated by the eCognition software from the acoustic backscatter data
Map of the Phase II area generated by the eCognition software from the acoustic backscatter data