A screenshot from Google Earth shows survey areas for the California Shakedown Cruise 2011. Red outlines are overall survey areas, yellow outlines within red are priority areas as defined by the Office of National Marine Sanctuaries. Also indicated are Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary boundaries (pink), Monterey National Marine Sanctuary boundary (orange), California state water boundary (blue), and the U.S./Mexico exclusive economic zone (EEZ) boundary (turquoise). Image courtesy of NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program, California Shakedown Cruise 2011.
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