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Data set name

INFOMAR Seabed Survey Priority Bay Mapping around Ireland

Data holding centreGeological Survey of Ireland
CountryIreland  Ireland
Time period1999-2015
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Irish Continental Shelf.

Observations 
Parameters

Date and time; Bathymetry and Elevation

Instruments

Multi-beam echosounders

Description 
Summary

The INtegrated Mapping FOr the Sustainable Development of Ireland's MArine Resource (INFOMAR) programme is a joint venture between the Geological Survey of Ireland (GSI) and the Marine Institute (MI). The programme is the successor to the Irish National Seabed Survey (INSS) and concentrates on creating integrated mapping products related to the seabed. INFOMAR priority bays outline the areas prioritised for inshore surveying over the duration of the INFOMAR programme.

OriginatorsGeological Survey of Ireland
Marine Institute
Data web sitehttp://www.isde.ie/#/45c0c104-3a70-49a3-bbee-14ae5fbb93e8
Availability 
OrganisationGeological Survey of Ireland
AvailabilityLicence
ContactArchie Donovan (Geologist)
Address

Geological Survey of Ireland
Beggars Bush Barracks 25 Haddington Road
Dublin

Dublin 4
Ireland

Telephone+353 1 678 2000
Facsimile+353 1 668 1782
Administration 
Collating centreMarine Institute
Local identifierEL.IE.GSI.INFOMAR.PriorityBayMapping
Global identifier6510
Last revised2015-09-14