Chemical, transmissivity, and other data from CTD, bottle, and BT casts in the Arctic Ocean, North Atlantic Ocean, and North Pacific Ocean from 29 June 1966 to 22 April 2000 (NCEI Accession 0000303)


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            title:  Chemical, transmissivity, and other data from CTD, bottle, and BT casts in the Arctic Ocean, North Atlantic Ocean, and North Pacific Ocean from 29 June 1966 to 22 April 2000 (NCEI Accession 0000303)
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        abstract:  Chemical, transmissivity, fluorescence, nutrients, and temperature data were collected from multiple ships from June 29, 1966 to April 22, 2000. Data were submitted by Marine Environmental Data Service. Data were collected using bottle, BT, and CTD casts in the Arctic Ocean, North Atlantic Ocean and South Atlantic Ocean.
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            keyword:  CTD > Conductivity, Temperature, Depth
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                    date:  2018-03-15
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                            description:  The information provided on this page seeks to define how the GCMD Keywords are structured, used and accessed. It also provides information on how users can participate in the further development of the keywords.
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            keyword:  OCEAN > ARCTIC OCEAN
            keyword:  OCEAN > ARCTIC OCEAN > BEAUFORT SEA
            keyword:  OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN
            keyword:  OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN > BAY OF FUNDY
            keyword:  OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN > CARIBBEAN SEA
            keyword:  OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN > DAVIS STRAIT
            keyword:  OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN > GULF OF MEXICO
            keyword:  OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN > GULF OF ST LAWRENCE
            keyword:  OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > CENTRAL PACIFIC OCEAN > HAWAIIAN ISLANDS
            keyword:  OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > NORTH PACIFIC OCEAN
            keyword:  OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > NORTH PACIFIC OCEAN > BERING SEA
            keyword:  OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > NORTH PACIFIC OCEAN > GULF OF ALASKA
            keyword:  OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > NORTH PACIFIC OCEAN > SEA OF OKHOTSK
            keyword:  OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > SOUTH PACIFIC OCEAN
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                            description:  The information provided on this page seeks to define how the GCMD Keywords are structured, used and accessed. It also provides information on how users can participate in the further development of the keywords.
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                    endPosition:  2000-04-22
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                description:  NCEI Accession 0000303 v1.1 was published.
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                  DateTime:  2010-12-16T23:50:40Z
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                dateTime:
                  DateTime:  2013-03-15T01:26:11Z
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                dateTime:
                  DateTime:  2015-04-22T00:00:00
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            description:  any type of water bottle sampling device Generic name for water collection device; usually used to determine temperature, salinity and provide water aliquots for measurement of a wide range of parameters; often referred to by a specific type of water sampling bottle, such as a Nansen or Niskin bottle.
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