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MLML 648 - Marine Benthic Habitat Mapping

MS 248: Marine Benthic Habitat Mapping - The collection and interpretation of geophysical data used to characterize marine benthic habitats. Basic geophysical principals are reviewed. Application of techniques to identify and characterize marine benthic habitats, including echosounders, multibeam bathymetry and backscatter, sidescan sonar, seismic profiling, and GIS. A project in the collection and interpretation of geophysical data is required. Offered through Moss Landing Marine Laboratories (MLML); contact CSUMB’s Department of Marine Science for MLML registration procedures.

Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): [(Prereq: (Senior or Graduate Standing) and (Instructor Consent Required)]
Typically Offered: Periodically offered

Units: 4