Triple Ledges
Shelf-Edge Feature at Doc's Rocks

Images produced by Josh Mode, CofC Geology Major, Beam Team 2007

View Josh's research poster:
"Triple Ledges: Sonar Characterization of Rocky Continental Shelf-Edge
Exposures off Charleston, South Carolina"

Mode, J.S., Stubbs, C.C.A., and Sautter, L.R., 2007, Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 39, No. 2

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Map view of Triple Ledges (North is at the top).

Southwestern view of Triple Ledges.


Northward view of Triple Ledges. Note the scour
marks that are potentially made by fish.


Overview with profile placement marked.


Profile across Triple Ledges (scale in meters). The easternmost ledge (to the right) is less pronounced.