Pushing the Boundaries: Technology-driven Exploration of Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary: Education

A survey technician observes the acoustic survey data and navigation information in real time as a marine survey progresses.

A survey technician observes the acoustic survey data and navigation information in real time as a marine survey progresses. Image courtesy of the University of Delaware. Download larger version (127 kb).

UAS-captured image of historic materials on the bottom of Lake Huron adjacent to Thunder Bay Island. This example demonstrates the resolution and image quality possible due to the lake’s water clarity.

Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS)-captured image of historic materials on the bottom of Lake Huron adjacent to Thunder Bay Island. This example demonstrates the resolution and image quality possible due to the lake’s water clarity. Click image for credit and larger view.

Below are links to two resources designed to engage broad audiences and help explorers of all ages to investigate and better understand the tools, techniques, and importance of marine archaeology.

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