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Fly Over the Seafloor of San Francisco Bay

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Title: Fly Over the Seafloor of San Francisco Bay


Virtual fly-through of San Francisco Bay revealing the seafloor as if the water was drained from the Bay. The movie flies through the south and central Bay, pausing over prominent seafloor features including, large sand waves, rock pinnacles, current scour pits, as well as many human impacts on the seafloor.

Location: San Francisco, CA, San Francisco Bay, USA

Date Taken: 1/1/2009

Length: 4:04

Video Producer: Peter Dartnell , U.S. Geological Survey, Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center

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Additional Video Credits:

USGS, NOAA, California State University, Monterey Bay


For more information go to: National Seafloor Mapping and Benthic Habitat Studies

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