Developing alternatives for optimal representation of seafloor habitats and associated communities in Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary Rosamonde R. Cook and Peter J. Auster.

Describes use of a geo-referenced interpretive map of major sediment types with Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary (SBNMS) and computer-aided decision support tools to identify potential conservation sites representing 1) all major sediment types and 2) derived habitat types based on both se...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Cook, Rosamonde Rae.
Corporate Author: United States. National Ocean Service. Office of National Marine Sanctuaries.
Other Authors: Auster, Peter J.
Format: Book Government Document
Published: Silver Spring, Md. : U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Ocean Service, Office of Ocean and Coastal Resources Management, Office of National Marine Sanctuaries, [2006]
Series:Marine sanctuaries conservation series ; ONMS-06-02
Online Access:CONNECT