Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
 2008 projects
Benthic research

Seafloor Imaging of Marine Protected Areas: Baseline Data and Pilot Study

Project Manager: Jim Barry
Lead Scientist and Lead Engineer: Steve Rock

Steve Rock and Jim Barry will undertake a two-year study to collect video and sonar images that will constitute the baseline data set for two Marine Protected Areas (Soquel Canyon and Portuguese Ledge) in Monterey Bay. The baseline data will include mapping with the autonomous underwater vehicle and video mosaics of selected areas.

Last updated: Mar. 06, 2012