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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for RV Thomas Washington cruise 31WTTUNES_3


This report collates information from the BODC cruise inventory and oceanographic databases. It presents

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name RV Thomas Washington cruise 31WTTUNES_3
Short name 31WTTUNES_3
Objectives and Narrative WOCE line P16C. CTD data consisted of pressure, temperature, conductivity, oxygen and transmissometry. All profiles were top-to-bottom. Water samples were collected for analysis of salinity, oxygen, silica, phosphate, nitrate and nitrite. At selected stations samples were also analysed for CFC-11, CFC-12, helium-3, helium-4, tritium, AMS C14, alkalinity, and total dissolved inorganic carbon.
Ship RV Thomas Washington
Departure Port Papeete, French Polynesia
Departure Date 1991-08-31
Arrival Port Honolulu, United States
Arrival Date 1991-10-01
Principal Scientist(s) Lynne D Talley (Scripps Institution of Oceanography)
Responsible Organisation Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Associated Project(s)
IHB Sea Areas Visited North East Pacific Ocean (limit 180W)
Marsden Squares Visited
Work Area Description
Work Area Bounding Polygon
Southern Limit unknown
Northern Limit unknown
Western Limit unknown
Eastern Limit unknown

Cruise Inventory Datasets

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Cruise Inventory Mooring/Buoy Operations

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Summary of BODC Data Holdings for the Cruise

National Oceanographic Database


# Series Instrument Description Parameters
1 Single-beam echosounder Bathymetry and Elevation
Date and time
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates

Note: Parameter terms are taken from the BODC Parameter Discovery Vocabulary XML (SKOS)

Full List

BODC Reference Instrument Description Date/Time Location  
582077 Single-beam echosounder 1991-09-01 00:50Z to 1991-10-01 21:00Z 17° 32' S to 21° 19' N; 157° 53' W to 149° 34' W Click for more

Project Database

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