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 32.98
Latitude 18.27138
Longitude -64.83339
Time Stamp 12:24:33 PM
Rugosity 1.00
Structure Sand
Zone St John / St Thomas Shelf
Slope 1.72
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%)
MacroalgaePATCHY (50%-90%)
Coralline algaeABSENT (0%)
Turf/Filamentous algaeSPARSE (10%-50%)
  • Depth
  • Slope
  • Rugosity
  • Backscatter