Benthic Habitat Data

CNMI-Guam: Submerged Banks

[Eleven Mile Bank | Esmeralda Bank | Galvez Bank | Zealandia Bank | 35 & 37 fthm Banks ]

Galvez Bank is located about 12 nautical miles (22 km) south-southwest of the island of Guam. The bank actually consists of several bathymetric highs, with a minimum charted depth of 20 m. Most of the bank top is characterized by moderate relief, lots of algae, scattered corals and a few reef fish. The bank has a fair amount of coral cover in several areas and a moderate number of reef fish.

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Small Galvesz 5 meter grid image.

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Small Galvesz 5 meter grid image.

Small Galvesz 10 meter grid image.

Small Galvesz 5 meter grid image.

 

 

 

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