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Open-file Report 03-85

Nearshore Benthic Habitat GIS for the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary and Southern California State Fisheries Reserves Volume 1


Habitat in the North Anacapa study area can be summarized as rocky from the shoreline to approximately 80 m water depth and sandy from 80 to 100 m water depths.

Screen capture from ArcView window showing the color-coded habitats derived from sidescan sonar including reserve boundaries and coastline.

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