Download PDF by Boris Dorschel,Andrew J. Wheeler,Xavier Monteys,Koen: Atlas of the Deep-Water Seabed: Ireland

By Boris Dorschel,Andrew J. Wheeler,Xavier Monteys,Koen Verbruggen

ISBN-10: 9048193753

ISBN-13: 9789048193752

Presented in an available, basic structure, this atlas units out the entire significant gains printed in the course of one of many greatest ever deep-sea mapping campaigns. a different perception into the morphology of the seabed alongside the continental margin of the North-East Atlantic, it finds for the 1st time many positive aspects that experience hitherto been hidden underneath the waves. it really is organised either thematically and by way of area, with the ocean ground and its organic hotspots – components of excessive biodiversity similar to seamounts – proven at a solution impossible prior to. The atlas offers every thing from submarine canyons to coral carbonate mounds, utilizing electronic terrain versions generated from multibeam information and pictures taken from unmanned deep-water automobiles (ROVs).


The full-colour imagery contains electronic three-d seabed maps in addition to the images, with concise textual content descriptions and subject containers used to focus on and clarify the geological, organic and hydrographical positive aspects, as well as their value and context within the deep-sea realm. along the wealth of heritage info and subject bins on specific highlights, large online assets hyperlink the reader to complete information units and GIS destinations, whereas feedback for extra examining element to ongoing examine highlights. this can be a attention-grabbing source that might be of use to someone inquisitive about off-shore and underwater actions, even if medical or commercial.

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