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Data set name

VARIABILITY OF THE CO2 PARTIAL PRESSURE IN THE UPPER OCEAN

Data holding centreLaboratory of Oceanography and Climate : Experiments and numerical Approaches - UMR 7159
CountryFrance  France
Time period1991 - 1997
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Le Havre-Panama-Noumea shipping line (cross Atlantic and cross Pacific section, 48N-0W westwards to 22S-165E)

Observations 
Parameters

Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies; Nutrient concentrations in sediment pore waters; Partial pressure (pCO2) and fugacity (fCO2) of carbon dioxide in the water column; Salinity of the water column

Instruments

Thermistor chains; elemental analysers

Description 
Summary

CO2 partial pressure in the upper ocean on transects across Atlantic and Pacific Oceans (1991 onwards)

OriginatorsLaboratory of Oceanography and Climate : Experiments and numerical Approaches - UMR 7159
Data web sitehttp://cdiac.ornl.gov/ftp/oceans/ECOA_France/
Availability 
OrganisationLaboratory of Oceanography and Climate : Experiments and numerical Approaches - UMR 7159
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactDANDONNEAU Yves
Address

Laboratory of Oceanography and Climate : Experiments and numerical Approaches - UMR 7159
UMR 7159 CNRS / IRD / Université Pierre et Marie Curie/MNHN Institut Pierre Simon Laplace - Boîte 100 4 Place Jussieu
Paris

75252
France

Telephone+33(0)1 44 27 47 65
Facsimile+33(0)1 44 27 38 05
Emailyves.dandonneau@lodyc.jussieu.fr
Administration 
Collating centreIFREMER / IDM / SISMER - Scientific Information Systems for the SEA
Local identifierLODCO2
Global identifier4669
Last revised2011-01-24