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2010, University of Bristol and Marine Ecological Surveys Ltd., Automated Mapping of Marine Habitats from Marine Sonar and Bathymetric data

2010, University of Bristol and Marine Ecological Surveys Ltd., Automated Mapping of Marine Habitats from Marine Sonar and Bathymetric data

Topic categories:

Geophysical

Last series update:

May 2021

MEDIN approved

Industry:

Marine Aggregate

Collection date:

Oct 2009 - Dec 2010

Development:

Marine Aggregates Levy Sustainability Fund (MALSF)

Publication date:

May 2021

Organisation:

University of Bristol and Marine Ecological Surveys Ltd.

Phase:

Pre-construction

Description

"This project aimed to explore the potential of applying scientific expertise in image analysis in order to support the sonar and bathymetric data processing operation.  More specifically, the research consisted of developing and comparing different automated algorithms to extract features of high scientific/conservation value as well as sedim...