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Lake Michigan Bathymetry

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Create at:  2011-10-16T00:00:00
Last Update at:  2012-12-14T15:59:12

Abstract: NOAA is engaged in a program to compile Great Lakes bathymetric data and make them readily available to the public, especially to the communities concerned with Great Lakes science, pollution, coastal erosion, response to climate changes, threats to lake ecosystems, and health of the fishing industry. This program is managed by NGDC and it relies on the cooperation of NOAA/Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory, NOAA/National Ocean Service, the Canadian Hydrographic Service, other agencies, and academic laboratories. Compilation of new bathymetry for the Great Lakes is an important part of this program, being carried out cooperatively between NOAA (NGDC and GLERL), and the Canadian Hydrographic Service

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Supplement: A bathymetric layer for Lake Michigan

Metadata Standard: ISO 19115:2003/19139

Coordinate Reference System: WGS 1984

Access Constraint:  None

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NameType
zvalueint
depthdecimal
areadecimal
lendecimal

Web Service URL: http://geo.glin.net/vector/wms

Web Service Layer Name: glin:bathymetry_lake_michigan

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