Description: Shapefile shows areas mapped by the INFOMAR and INSS surveys using multibeam sonar systems from 2000 to 2018. In the offshore area it also inculdes the P.A.D. Bathymetric Survey of the Irish Continental Margin carried out in 1996. The INtegrated Mapping FOr the Sustainable Development of Ireland's MArine Resource (INFOMAR) programme is a joint venture between the Geological Survey of Ireland (GSI) and the Marine Institute (MI). The programme is the successor to the Irish National Seabed Survey (INSS) and concentrates on creating integrated mapping products related to the seabed. This shapefile shows areas covered by the INFOMAR, INSS and PAD seabed surveys.
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Copyright Text: Please reference INSS/INFOMAR in any presentations or publications