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General
Data set name

Undulating Oceanographic Recorder (UOR) data collected between the Seychelles and the Gulf of Oman (1986)

Data holding centrePlymouth Marine Laboratory
CountryUnited Kingdom  United Kingdom
Time periodFrom 8 to 30 September 1986
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Seychelles to Gulf of Oman (NW Indian Ocean)

Observations 
Parameters

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

Instruments

Fluorometers; CTD undulators

Description 
Summary

The data set comprises a series of 15 tows of the UOR collected between the Seychelles and the Gulf of Oman in the north west Indian Ocean. Altogether the UOR was towed for 1800 miles (1900 undulations), between 0 and 110m depth, measuring temperature, depth and chlorophyll.

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 identifier1053020
Global identifier700
Last revised2009-12-01