SERC Data Table of Contents

meta key # zoop005
dataset or series of data CTD Profiles of the Chesapeake Bay, 2000
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
beginning date 200006
ongoing? no
ending date 200011
meas. freq. quasi monthly
site size 11500 sq km
# of stations 20 or more
west longitude -76.83334
east longitude -75.83334
north latitude 39.35
south latitude 37.11666
parameters pressure (db), temperature (deg C), salinity (PSU), oxygen (mg/L), fluorescence
current sharing status Downloadable from internet
current advertising status scientific publication, lecture, poster, SERC public site
abstract Conductivity, temperature, and depth (CTD) profiles of the Chesapeake Bay. Five NSF funded research cruises were run quasi-monthly during the late spring, summer, and fall of 2000. During each cruise at least 10 vertical profiles were collected.
additional documentation / reference article downloadable from http://www.serc.si.edu/research/longterm_data/longterm_data.aspx

Last Updated on 3/7/01
By Michelle Berger