This web site was copied prior to January 20, 2005. It is now a Federal record managed by the National Archives and Records Administration. External links, forms, and search boxes may not function within this collection. Learn more.   [hide]
background vent imageNOAAPacific Marine Environmental LaboratoryVents Program
.
Researching the effects of underwater hydrothermal venting systems
Vents Homescroll down for Research Fieldsscroll down for Geographic Sitesscroll down for Special Interestsbackground image of menu bar
  Data and Maps  
 

NOAA's Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory Vents Program maintains numerous data bases related to the research and exploration of hydrothermal vent processes. Many of the research data sets are provided here to in formats which can be used with GMT, GIS and other software.

 
     
  Maps:  
  Vents Autochart/Autoseismic Make a bathymetric map with or whithout earthquake location sources overlaid.  
 

Autochart is a GMT-based custom bathymetric map generator from Vents Programs' Northeast Pacific multibeam data base, satellite-dervied bathymetry or DBDB5 data. Earthquake source locations from NOAA's hydroacoustic monitoring project can also be superimposed on the maps (Autoseismic).

 
     
. Data:      
  Hydrophone Data:
  3 methods to ftp hydrophone data
      .  
  Pioneer Seamount Acoustics Data Retrieval .  ftp Pioneer raw hydrophone data
      .  
  Earthquake locations: Vents GetPosit   earthquake location data retrieval
. .      
.  Other Vents data by type:  
  ftp location data of submerisbles, markers, vents, samples, sidescan and CTDs
. Other Vents data by region:
   
. Data Formats and Usage    
. Other Options/Sources:         
. LDEO Ocean floor databases .  NSF Ridge Program's multibeam data and maps   
  NOAA MapFinder   images and maps from National Ocean Service
  National Geophysical Data Center   NOAA's repository for geophysical data
  Endeavour Segment GIS   downloadable bathymetry data
  Hawaii Mapping Research Group   MR1data, SSBS data, and data from the EPR
  The Field Museum   On-line Database of Hydrothermal Vent Invertebrates
         
Vents Home
Contacts
Disclaimer
Privacy Notice