VENUS

Type of System: 
cabled
Location: 
Strait of Georgia, British Columbia
Human Activity: 
shipping
50 km
Natural Activity: 
fish
geophysical
whales
Acoustics Operational: 
Yes
Frequency Bandwith: 
10 Hz-50 kHz
Directionality: 
H
Time Synch/Precision: 
ms
Duty Cycle: 
continuous
Data Downloads: 
continuous
# Elements: 
9
Depth: 
100-300 m (bottom)
Calibrated: 
No
Ancillary Data: 
CTD, ADCP, echo, sediment, irradiance, fluorometer
Data Availability: 
open
Integration Possibility: 
Yes
Sponsor: 
CFI/Canada
Society Value: 
biodiversity
ecosystems
Installation Life Expectancy: 
2006 + decades