Try exploring the 3D interactive animation below of an atoll from South China Sea. Simply click here to see the atoll from different angles or to zoom in or out.
This example came about through dialogue with the modelling community and major oil and gas companies to better understand the evolution of atolls. Why is there a need for this? Understanding how atolls evolve helps us make informed decisions about exploration activities – thereby securing optimal use of resources.
One of the key advantages of using satellite derived bathymetry is the low costs involved.