Skip to data content Skip to data search

Mesozooplankton Abundance and Biomass [Ashjian, C. and R. Campbell]

Summary

This data set contains mesozooplankton biomass and abundance from net tows conducted during the SHEBA drift experiment. Two data sets are archived. The first, SHEBA_ALLTAXA.xls, presents total displacement volume biomass as both dry weight (mg dw m-3) and carbon (mg C m-3) and abundances of all taxa, including copepodite stages for the copepods, as # m-3. The second data set, SHEBA_NapuliarCounts.xls, presents the stage specific naupliar abundances for the dominant copepod taxa as integrated abundance (# m-2) in each depth interval.

Data access

  • ORDER data for delivery by FTP

Additional information

Identifier
Versions
  • 1.0 (2007-11-02)
Subscribe Subscribe to receive email when new or updated data is available.
Related projects
Spatial Type multiple
Frequency 1 minute
Language English
Grant Code 9707184
ISO Topic Categories
  • climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Categories
Platforms
Sites
GCMD Science Keywords Expand keywords
Documentation

Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1997-10-20 00:00:00
End datetime 1998-10-01 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 80.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 70.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -170.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -130.00

Primary point of contact information

Carin J. Ashjian <cashjian@whoi.edu>

Additional contact information

Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Ashjian, C., Campbell, R. 2007. Mesozooplankton Abundance and Biomass. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D6PZ5768. Accessed 09 Jul 2020.

Today's date is shown: please replace with the date of your most recent access.

Additional citation styles

Ancillary information

Metadata download

Note that your browser may not display the above metadata links, but automatically save them as files in a folder such as "Downloads"