RIDGE Multibeam Synthesis Project

An online database of multibeam images and digital terrain models of the ocean floor. Users preview ridge system data by clicking on a map or by selecting from a drop down list. About 15 ridge systems are available for viewing at varying levels of data detail or for downloading in .CDF or .HDF format.

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Subject: Geoscience:Geology:Geophysics:Geodesy, Geoscience:Geology:Structural Geology, Geoscience:Oceanography, Geology:Geophysics:Exploration Methods, Geoscience:Oceanography:Marine Geology and Geophysics
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations, Maps, Datasets and Tools:Datasets
Ocean Environments: Deep Sea Floor/Abyssal:Mid-ocean Ridge
Science Background Required: Advanced geoscience background required
Topics: Ocean:Marine Geology and Geophysics, Ocean, Solid Earth:Structural Geology
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Oceanography, Structural Geology, Geodesy, Geophysics