How to use Seabed in a sentence
A simple model of seabed irradiance is able to reproduce these features.
In some places you can see ancient amphora littering the seabed, in others long submerged cities sleeping beneath the waves.
The data are all overlain on a map of the seabed bathymetry.
The second black box was recovered the next day despite being buried in sediment without any traces being visible on the seabed.
These funny looking fish actually dig deep burrows in the sandy seabed.Advertisement
Creels stacked on deck of fishing boat Open The fisherman lays his creels stacked on deck of fishing boat Open The fisherman lays his creels in ' sets ' on the seabed.
Fish farms are represented by the filled rectangular block, with the areas of impacted seabed denoted by the filled ellipses.
Beam trawl Beam trawls are used principally in waters shallower than 50m in depth to catch flatfish over relatively even sandy seabed.
A major beach recharge project was completed in 1987, using shingle dredged from the seabed off the Isle of Wight.
Virtual visitors will be able to see hundreds of artifacts from the wreck littering the seabed.Advertisement
Depth ranges from 29m on the surrounding seabed to an average of 25m on the top of the reef.
At 25m barely any light was reaching the seabed.
Since the 1940s, rapid advances have been made in the use of sound to map the seabed.
The suckers on the end of the tube feet mean that urchins can attach very securely to the rocky seabed.
The prawns are further offshore in areas with a muddy seabed.Advertisement
They settle on other worm tubes, building large mounds that eventually transform a flat sandy gravelly seabed into an extensive reef.
There is no space under the bridge, which lies totally to the gravel seabed level.
However, some reworking of seabed sediments in the Solent is a probable auxiliary source.
The seabed is predominantly sedimentary, ranging between mud and cobbles but consisting mainly of sand.
To gain more insight into this critical issue changes in seabed topography occurring over the full active profile " envelope " are required.Advertisement
The LBL positioning method involves measuring ranges from an ROV mounted acoustic transceiver to a seabed array of transponders.
The Sonardyne's tsunami system is based on the Company's successful Compatt 5 seabed acoustic transponder.
The accuracy of the LBL in deepwater is a result of the geometry of the seabed transponder array.
Many deep-sea trawlers now have active trawl doors that can be adapted remotely whilst on the seabed.
She looked quite uncanny; upright and gently rocking some 50 feet down on the firm seabed.Advertisement
Small scorpionfish were amazingly well camouflaged against the seabed, only visible when they moved.
Surveying the seabed Sound is used to survey the seabed.
Lying upright on the seabed at a depth of some 20 m with the bow facing NNE.
Ideally, they should be combined with some seabed sediment sampling.
They are the outcome of factors such as water depth and seabed roughness affecting frictional forces.Advertisement
With experienced staff covering all aspects of seabed mapping we can offer the best services available in the market.
Y Y 1.3 First seabed habitat map for northwest Europe Compile the maps from Action 1.1 into GIS applications for each country.
Seine netters fish for demersal fish, those that live near the seabed.
The massive starboard propeller stands clear of the seabed, but the port propeller is buried.
The Sonardyne 's tsunami system is based on the Company 's successful Compatt 5 seabed acoustic transponder.Advertisement
They are towed along the seabed in front of the main trawl gear.
Intertidal and subtidal sediment biotopes may cover very extensive areas of shore or seabed.
Seacore has over 25 years experience of seabed sampling from shallow seabed sampling to depths in excess of 1,000m below seabed for coal exploration.
The answer lies in the many wrecks on the seabed in an area that is closer to home for many divers than Scapa Flow.