Overview > Benthic Habitat Viewer

Here is the first image and data of this cluster showing the location, benthic habitat type, geomorphological structure, and seafloor terrain characteristics (i.e., bathymetry, slope, and rugosity). In addition, the two bottom panes show maps of the location of the image in reference to fine-scale bathymetric data and a depth profile showing the location to overall bathymetry.

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Depth 29.52
Distance
Latitude 18.28208
Longitude -64.82683
Time Stamp 9:09:33 AM
Rugosity 1.00
Structure Pavement
Zone St John / St Thomas Shelf
Slope 0.56
Backscatter
Bio Cover TypePercent Cover
Live hard coral (Stony Corals, Hydrocorals)ABSENT (0%)
Live soft coral (Gorgonians, Black Coral)ABSENT (0%)
SpongeRARE (1%-10%)
SeagrassABSENT (0%)
MacroalgaeSPARSE (10%-50%)
Coralline algaeABSENT (0%)
Turf/Filamentous algaePATCHY (50%-90%)
  • Depth
  • Slope
  • Rugosity
  • Backscatter