SCUFN33 (2020)

33rd SCUFN Meeting
(9 - 10 November 2020, VTC event)

Last Update: 19 October 2020





Post Meeting Documents: [SCUFN-33 Report dated xx Dec. 2020] [Decisions and Actions as of Nov. 2020:  .doc , .pdf ] [Bulletin Report] [Group Photo ] 

Document No

Posted Date

Document Title



Report of SCUFN-32



Logistics Information
and On-line Registration


30 September 

SCUFN Letter 01/2020 - Invitation to SCUFN-33


GEBCO Gazetteer



List of Meeting Documents (this html page)
SCUFN33-01B 19 Oct List of Participants

Members and Observers of SCUFN



Terms of Reference and Rules of Procedure for SCUFN
SCUFN33-02.1A 11 September SCUFN Chair Report (GEBCO Guidance, Last GEBCO Events, etc.)

17 September

Agenda and Timetable ( .doc , .pdf )
SCUFN33-03.1A 25 Aug List of Actions from SCUFN-32 and Status ( .doc , .pdf )


25 Aug

Proposal for decision making process - Repository of typical cases

Draft version of "Cookbook for Generic Terms of undersea feature names", version June 2020 ( .doc )

SCUFN33-04.1A 17 Sept 2019 Proposals (6) from Australia, Australian Antarctic Division
SCUFN33-04.2A 9 October 2019 Proposals (12) from UK, Newcastle University
SCUFN33-04.3A 14 Jan 2020 Proposal (1) from Russian Federation, Gliere Memorial Museum
SCUFN33-04.4A 15 May 2020 Proposal (1) from Germany, University of Bremen
SCUFN33-04.5A 26 June 2020 Proposals (15) from Germany, AWI
SCUFN33-05.1A   Report on ACUF Activities
SCUFN33-05.2A   Report from the New Zealand Geographic Board Nga Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa
SCUFN33-05.3A 12 Oct Report on Marine Regions Activities
SCUFN33-05.3B 12 Oct Update from NZGB on Marine Regions Report
SCUFN33-05.4A 30 Sep Report from UNGEGN
Interesting information: UNGEGN Bulletin N°58
SCUFN33-05.4B -- List of naming authorities
Useful References
- List maintained by the United Nations GEGN
- A selection of websites throughout the world dealing with geographical names
SCUFN33-06.1A   Report and Proposals from the Generic Term Sub Group on definitions of RIDGE, SEAMOUNT, CANYON vs VALLEY providing more geometric criterias (Follow-on SCUFN31/135)
Useful References: historical publications
SCUFN33-06.1B   Report and Proposals from the Generic Term Sub Group on a general strategy and possible guidelines defining the optimal horizontal resolution between UFN (Follow-on SCUFN31/08)
SCUFN33-06.2A -- Report on the approval process of Edition 4.2.0 of Publication B-6 "Standardization of Undersea Feature Names"
Useful Reference:  IHO CL 51/2019 dated 3 October
SCUFN33-07.1A 25 Aug Wish-List of Enhancements to the On-line Interface of the GEBCO Gazetteer
SCUFN33-07.1B   Report by NOAA/NCEI on maintenance issues
SCUFN33-07.2A   Maintenance of the Gazetteer database
- 10 features/year/Member to upgrade the quality of the geometry of existing major undersea features
SCUFN33-07.2B Rev1 30 Sep Updating the Gazetteer from all undersea feature naming decisions and actions taken at SCUFN-32
SCUFN33-07.2D Rev1 25 Sep Monitoring the list of pending names ( .doc , .pdf )
SCUFN33-07.3A    Development of the integration of SCUFN Operations Web Services (operated by KHOA) and the GEBCO Gazetteer (operated by NOAA)
SCUFN33-08.1A   Progress Report of the Undersea Feature Names Project Team
Work Plan UFNPT 2019-20 ( .doc )
SCUFN33-08.2A   Undersea Feature  Discovery Project
SCUFN33-10.1A   Draft SCUFN Programme of Work 2020-21 to be submitted to the GEBCO Guiding Committee ( .doc )
SCUFN33-10.2A   Update on the Seabed 2030 Project
    SCUFN UFN Project Team (UFN PT)
  -- IHO CL 30/2017 - Composition of the UFN PT
  -- UFN PT Membership , TORs

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