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Data set name

Undulating Oceanographic Recorder (UOR) data collected in the North Sea (1986-1991)

Data holding centrePlymouth Marine Laboratory
CountryUnited Kingdom  United Kingdom
Time periodFrom 1986 to 1991
OngoingNo
Geographical area

North Sea (Dover Straits to Shetland)

Observations 
Parameters

Electrical conductivity of the water column; Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies; Salinity of the water column; Temperature of the water column; Solar Radiation

Instruments

Sea level recorders; fluorometers; CTD undulators

Description 
Summary

The data set comprises data collected by the UOR on 5 cruises in the North Sea between 1986 and 1991. The cruises were as follows: RV G.A. Reay (28 May - 14 June 1986) - 1036 nmiles, RRS Challenger (6 July - 2 August 1987) - 1921 nmiles, RRS Challenger 27/88 (31 March - 24 April 1988) - 1800 nmiles, RRS Challenger 64/90 (4 April - 2 May 1990), RRS Challenger 83/91 (5 August - 1 September 1991). Conductivity, temperature, depth, chlorophyll and PAR data were collected.

OriginatorsPlymouth Marine Laboratory
Availability 
OrganisationPlymouth Marine Laboratory
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactThe Director
Address

Plymouth Marine Laboratory
Prospect Place The Hoe
Plymouth
England
PL1 3DH
United Kingdom

Telephone+44 1752 633100
Facsimile+44 (0)1752 633101
Administration 
Collating centreBritish Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier1053015
Global identifier696
Last revised2009-10-19