Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences at the University of Colorado Boulder

Finn Dahl

Current Research

I am the GIS admin and developer for the U.S. Extended Continental Shelf (ECS) project office located within NOAA's NCEI location at the David Skaggs Research Center.  The ECS Task Force is a multi-agency collaboration between NOAA, USGS, and directored by the Department of State with contributions from several other U.S. agencies.  GIS activities consist of the handling of more than 3 million square kilometers of bathymetry data, 28,000+ linear kilometers of seismic data, performing analysis, develping analytical products, and performing data management processes.



Summer Academy on the Continental Shelf (SACS) field trip in the Faroe Islands.

Dahl, June 2016

Honors and Awards

  • 2021 CIRES Gold Award “for successful orchestration of seafloor mapping & data science initiatives imperative to fulfill U.S. Extended Continental Shelf (ECS) project goals.”