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Utility Navigation

Project: Coast Survey - Kodiak, Alaska

October 1, 2015 to October 29, 2015

This hydographic survey project involves the use of echo sounding technology to measure water depth and identify submerged hazards to navigation. Cartographers use the data to create and update nautical charts. To learn more, visit NOAA Coast Survey's website.


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Global region


Note: This information is provided for general information about current NOAA ship and aircraft projects. Project start and end dates are based on the FY17 Fleet Allocation Plan and are subject to change. They do not necessarily reflect actual ship and aircraft schedules.

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