A Geologic map of the sea floor in western Massachusetts Bay constructed from digital sidescan-sonar images, photography, and sediment samples
Creator: Bothner, Michael H.
Creator: Ambroziak, Russell A.
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Creator: Massachusetts Water Resources Authority.
Publisher: [Reston, Va.] : U.S. Geological Survey,
LCC: G3762.M33C5 1992 .G4 compu/d
Description: Presents the results of a detailed geological study of the sea floor in western Massachusetts Bay. The study was initiated in 1989 to evaluate the area around the proposed outfall for Boston's treated sewage effluent. Using the Mapper software included on the CD-ROM disk, users can access the data, which include bathymetry, sidescan-sonar images, color photographs, textual information, and an interpretive geologic map.
Description: Marine geologists, sewage-treatment experts.
Description: System requirements: IBM or compatible personal computer; 640Kb RAM; MS- or PC-DOS 3.1 or later; Microsoft MSCDEX 2.1 or later; hard disk drive; EGA/VGA graphics system; graphics color monitor; CD-ROM drive with ISO 9660 software driver; printer (optional).
Identifier: G3762.M33C5 1992 .G4
Subject: Geological mapping Massachusetts Massachusetts Bay Maps.
Subject: Ocean bottom Massachusetts Massachusetts Bay Maps.
Subject: Marine sediments Massachusetts Massachusetts Bay Maps.
Subject: Ocean outfalls Massachusetts Massachusetts Bay Maps.