SERC Data Table of Contents

meta key # zoop003
dataset or series of data CTD Profiles 1988-1996
keywords physical, profile, water column, pressure, temperature, salinity, oxygen, CTD
originator Coats, D. W.
file format text
platform PC
study site locale Main Stem Chesapeake Bay, MD, USA
beg. date (yyyymmdd) 19880503
ongoing? no
end date (yyyymmdd) 19960911
meas. freq. quasi monthly late spring to early fall
site size 11500 sq km
# of stations variable; 8 or more
west long. -76.83334
east long. -75.83334
north lat. 39.35
south lat. 37.11666
parameters pressure, temperature, conductivity, salinity, oxygen, fluorescence
current sharing status generally available
current advertising status scientific publication, lecture, poster, SERC web site
abstract Conductivity, temperature, and depth (CTD) profiles of the Chesapeake Bay. These NSF funded research cruises were run quasi-monthly during the spring and summer of 1988 - 1996.
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