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Underway Seawater Sampling Aboard F/V Aldebaran in Winter and Summer 2008, Forage Distribution and Ocean Conditions (B62)

Summary

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)/Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory (PMEL)/Ecosystems and Fisheries-Oceanography Coordinated Investigations (EcoFOCI) scientists outfitted Trident Seafoods F/V Aldebaran with instruments to measure water temperature, salinity and chlorophyll concentration in water pumped from the ship's sea chest at 3 m depth. Outfitting Aldebaran to make oceanographic measurements had another advantage. She was also used by NOAA as a contract survey vessel during the summer Bering Sea bottom trawl survey in June-July 2008. Therefore summer measurements were gathered from the same instruments. Data from both cruises are included in this data set.

Note: Data have been updated as of 09 January 2012.

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  • 1.0 (2011-08-22)
  • 2.0 (2012-01-19)
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Language English
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  • oceans
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2008-01-19 00:00:00
End datetime 2008-07-07 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 62.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 53.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -174.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -157.00

Primary point of contact information

Edward D. Cokelet <Edward.D.Cokelet@noaa.gov>

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Cokelet, E. 2012. Underway Seawater Sampling Aboard F/V Aldebaran in Winter and Summer 2008, Forage Distribution and Ocean Conditions. Version 2.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D67H1GJM. Accessed 25 Sep 2020.

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