Oceanography/Marine Mapping in MICRODEM

Some of these options are very specialized, in terms of the data formats required and assumptions made.  The documentation may also be limited, since they are not anticipated as being widely used.  If you want to use them, contact us to see if they meet your needs.

Database Table view, Edit, Field arithmetic can compute SigmaTee, SigmaTheta, and Sound Velocity if the fields TEMP_C and SALINITY and DEPTH exist; you can rename fields;  you can then plot profiles with Stats, 2D graph options.

Coastal/Nearshore

Ocean currents

OSCAR (current model) https://www.esr.org/research/oscar/data-access/

 

Bathymetry sources

 

Shipwrecks, Seamounts, and Sea Level Rise – Mapping the Oceans


Interactive Online Data Viewers, potentially useful for online teaching (verified active April 2020)


Links:

Sea Level Rise and Coastal Flooding


Freeware Programs:


Last revision 6/6/2018