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NOAA Photo Library Image - theb3822

Monterey Bay Case Study - Photo #5. 1897 contoured map of Monterey "Submerged Valley". From George Davidson published paper in Proc. of Calif. Acad. of Sciences. Monterey Canyon was first noted in 1857 by James Alden of C&GS Ship ACTIVE . Alden termed the canyon a "submarine gulch"

Image ID: theb3822, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: California, Monterey Bay
Photo Date: 1897
Credit: NOAA Central Library

Category: Charting/Soundings/Bathymetry/Acoustic/

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