Seafloor mapping

Monterey Canyon, based on detailed bathymetric data, combined with satellite imagery of the Central California coast.

Monterey Canyon, based on detailed bathymetric data, combined with satellite imagery of the Central California coast.

The mapping project was established to support the mapping and surveying needs of all MBARI scientists. This includes analyzing previously collected seafloor data from sites of potential interest and collecting new survey data.

Survey sites: