Accession Number : ADA317690

Title :   High Resolution Benthic Acoustic Measurement System.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : WASHINGTON UNIV SEATTLE APPLIED PHYSICS LAB

Personal Author(s) : Williams, K. L. ; Jumars, P. A. ; Jackson, Darrell R.

PDF Url : ADA317690

Report Date : 30 OCT 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : This is a one year project to improve methods of acoustic observation of benthic change by developing a bottom mounted, circularly scanning sonar that permits remote observation of benthic biological activity at sampling rates as high as 10 scans/hour.

Descriptors :   *UNDERSEA SURVEILLANCE, *SCANNING SONAR, MONITORING, ACOUSTIC MEASUREMENT, REMOTE SYSTEMS, BENTHONIC ZONES.

Subject Categories : Acoustic Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE