Seabed sediments (genesis), overview
Definition: This data set contains the distribution of seabed sediments classified after genesis in mapped areas on the Norwegian shelf. The superficial deposit surface type describes the superficial deposits genesis. The data is based on the contents of the Quaternary map which are analogous (scale 1: 250,000 to 1: 500,000), or based on digital data from modern surveying.
Submitter: Norwegian Mapping Authority
Owner: Geological Survey of Norway