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Bathymetric Data Centre at Bundesamt für Seeschifffahrt und Hydrographie

Bathymetric data centre ...

Bundesamt für Seeschifffahrt und Hydrographie (BSH), 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 Bathymetry (IHO-DCDB), 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, IBCAO, IBCCA, IBCEA, IBCM, IBCSEP, IBCWIO, IBCWP, ...).

Services ...

Data sets for non-commercial applications are made available to national and international marine research institutions upon request.

Database ...

A survey of all bathymetric data sets available at the data centre is provided in the following graphical depictions showing bathymetric transects.

Worldwide bathymetric surveys


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If you have any additional questions, please e-mail Dr. Volkmar Leimer or phone +49 381 4563 - 604


More information on the subject:
DOD Data Centre

Bathymetry Start Page
Request for Data
Form of Metadata

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