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Title: Topographic Complexity Survey Protocol for the Atlantic, U.S. Caribbean and Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary: 2016
Status: Completed
Revision Date: 2016-05-17
Publication Date: 2021

The protocol pertains to NCRMP topographic complexity surveys conducted in conjunction with Line Point-Intercept (LPI) surveys using a 15m x 2m belt transects


To describe collection of basic information on the depth range, vertical relief,

and surface topography.

Document Information

Document Type: Documentation
Format: Acrobat Portable Document Format
Status Code: Published

Support Roles


CC ID: 1271275
Date Effective From: 2016
Date Effective To:
Contact (Organization): NOAA Coral Reef Conservation Program (CRCP)
Address: 1305 East West Highway 10th Floor
Silver Spring, MD 20910-3281
Phone: (301) 713-3155


CC ID: 1271274
Date Effective From: 2021
Date Effective To:
Contact (Organization): National Centers for Environmental Information - Silver Spring, Maryland (NCEI-MD)
Address: NOAA/NESDIS E/OC SSMC3, 4th Floor, 1351 East-West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910-3282
Phone: (301) 713-3277

Distribution Information

Distribution 1

CC ID: 1271276
Start Date: 2021
End Date: Present
Download URL:
Distributor: National Centers for Environmental Information - Silver Spring, Maryland (NCEI-MD) (2021 - Present)
File Name: NCRMP_CaribGOM_Protocol_Benthic_TopographicComplexity_2016.pdf
File Date/Time: 2021-01-12 16:59:00
File Type (Deprecated): PDF
Distribution Format: PDF - Adobe Portable Document Format
File Size: 826K

Catalog Details

Catalog Item ID: 70781
GUID: gov.noaa.nmfs.inport:70781
Metadata Record Created By: Lee M Weinberger
Metadata Record Created: 2023-09-07 13:27+0000
Metadata Record Last Modified By: SysAdmin InPortAdmin
Metadata Record Last Modified: 2023-10-17 16:12+0000
Metadata Record Published: 2023-09-07
Owner Org: SEFSC
Metadata Publication Status: Published Externally
Do Not Publish?: N
Metadata Last Review Date: 2023-09-04
Metadata Review Frequency: 1 Year
Metadata Next Review Date: 2024-09-04