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Distribution of Zooplankton in the Northeast Water Polynya Project, Summer 1992 and 1993


These data represent quantitative taxonomic analyses of zooplankton samples collected while on board the United States Coast Guard Cutter (USCGC) Polar Sea, operating in the Northeast Water Polynya Project in July and August of 1992 and 1993. Zooplankton samples were collected for displacement volume measurements and taxonomic enumeration with a Multiple Opening/Closing Net and Environmental Sensing System (MOCNESS) and a Bongo net frame.

Data access

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Additional information

Related projects: ARCSS
Observational frequency: unknown
Spatial type: point
Categories: Arctic, Oceanography
Platforms: Ship
Documentation: arcss073_readme.txt [3 KB]
Identifier: doi:10.5065/D6F18WV9 (Link: )

Temporal coverage

Begin datetime: 1992-07-18 00:00:00, End datetime: 1993-08-12 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Minimum latitude: 76.548000, Minimum longitude: -17.272000
Maximum latitude: 80.807000, Maximum longitude: -7.200000


Point of contact

Carin J. Ashjian
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
E-Mail address: cashjian at whoi dot edu