Bathymetric data centre ...
Bundesamt für Seeschifffahrt und Hydrographie
the Hydrographic Office of the Federal Republic of Germany, operates a bathymetric
data centre at its Rostock headquarters where it collects and archives German
marine research data sets.
International co-operation ...
One of the recipients of bathymetric data sets is the IHO Data Center for Digital
), where international marine research institutions
have central access to world-wide bathymetric data. In this way, the BSH
supports scientific research and, indirectly, the development and updating
of global and regional bathymetric charts (GEBCO
Data sets for non-commercial applications are made available to national and international
marine research institutions upon request.
A survey of all bathymetric data sets available at the data centre is provided in
the following graphical depictions showing bathymetric transects.