Carbon dioxide, temperature, salinity, and other variables collected via surface underway survey from Volunteer Observing Ship FALSTAFF in the North Atlantic Ocean from 2002-02-26 to 2005-07-22 (NCEI Accession 0081036)

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M/V Falstaff VOS Line data
  • Cite as: Wallace, Douglas W. R.; Steinhoff, Tobias; Körtzinger, Arne (2011). Carbon dioxide, temperature, salinity, and other variables collected via surface underway survey from Volunteer Observing Ship FALSTAFF in the North Atlantic Ocean from 2002-02-26 to 2005-07-22 (NCEI Accession 0081036). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3334/cdiac/otg.vos_falstaff_2010. Accessed [date].
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Time Period 2002-02-26 to 2005-07-22
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 51.53
S: 11.71
E: -0.97
W: -78.66
Spatial Coverage Map
General Documentation
Associated Resources
  • Luger, H., Wallace, D. W. R., Körtzinger, A., and Nojiri, Y. (2004). The pCO2 varability in the midlatitude North Atlantic Ocean during a full annual cycle. Global Biochem. Cycles, 18, GB3023.
  • Pierrot, D., Neill, C., Sullivan, K., Castle, R., Wanninkhof, R., Luger, H., Johannessen, T., Olsen, A., Feely, R. A., and Cosca, C. E. (2009). Recommendations for autonomous underway pCO2 measuring systems and data reduction routines. Deep-Sea Res. II, 56, 512_522.
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2011-11-11
Data Presentation Form Digital table - digital representation of facts or figures systematically displayed, especially in columns
Dataset Progress Status Complete - production of the data has been completed
Historical archive - data has been stored in an offline storage facility
Data Update Frequency As needed
Supplemental Information
Global Volunteer Observing Ship (VOS) Program data from Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center (CDIAC) at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL).

Investigators:
Wallace, Douglas, IFM-GEOMAR, Leibniz Institute of Marine Sciences

M/V Falstaff VOS Line data

Cruise ID: FAL_01-FAL_09. FAL_11-FAL_18, FALCO_01a, FALCO_01b, FALCO_02a
Dataset ID: VOS, CARBOOCEAN
Purpose This dataset is available to the public for a wide variety of uses including scientific research and analysis.
Use Limitations
  • accessLevel: Public
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Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: Wallace, Douglas W. R.; Steinhoff, Tobias; Körtzinger, Arne (2011). Carbon dioxide, temperature, salinity, and other variables collected via surface underway survey from Volunteer Observing Ship FALSTAFF in the North Atlantic Ocean from 2002-02-26 to 2005-07-22 (NCEI Accession 0081036). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3334/cdiac/otg.vos_falstaff_2010. Accessed [date].
Cited Authors
  • Wallace, Douglas W. R.
  • Steinhoff, Tobias
  • Körtzinger, Arne
Principal Investigators
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Theme keywords NODC DATA TYPES THESAURUS NODC OBSERVATION TYPES THESAURUS WMO_CategoryCode
  • oceanography
Cruise ID
  • FALCO_01a
  • FALCO_01b
  • FALCO_02a
  • FAL_01-FAL_09
  • FAL_11-FAL_18
EXPOCODE
  • FALCO_01a
  • FALCO_01b
  • FALCO_02a
  • FAL_01-FAL_09
  • FAL_11-FAL_18
Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science Keywords
  • EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC CHEMISTRY > CARBON AND HYDROCARBON COMPOUNDS > CARBON DIOXIDE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CHEMISTRY > CARBON DIOXIDE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN TEMPERATURE > WATER TEMPERATURE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > SALINITY/DENSITY > SALINITY
Provider Variable Names
  • ATM_PRE
  • EQ_PRE
  • EQ_TMP
  • FCO2_AIR
  • FCO2_WAT
  • PCO2_WAT
  • SSS
  • SST
  • XCO2_AIR
  • XCO2_WAT
Reference Section ID
  • Falstaff Line
Data Center keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Data Center Keywords
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NODC > National Oceanographic Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
NODC COLLECTING INSTITUTION NAMES THESAURUS NODC SUBMITTING INSTITUTION NAMES THESAURUS
Platform keywords NODC PLATFORM NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Platform Keywords
  • SHIPS
SeaDataNet Ship and Platform Codes
Instrument keywords NODC INSTRUMENT TYPES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Instrument Keywords
  • CO2 ANALYZERS
Place keywords NODC SEA AREA NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Location Keywords
  • OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN
  • OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN > CARIBBEAN SEA
Provider Geographic Names
  • Atlantic Ocean
Project keywords Ocean Acidification Search Keywords
  • Ocean Carbon Data System (OCADS) Project
Keywords NCEI ACCESSION NUMBER
Use Constraints
  • Cite as: Wallace, Douglas W. R.; Steinhoff, Tobias; Körtzinger, Arne (2011). Carbon dioxide, temperature, salinity, and other variables collected via surface underway survey from Volunteer Observing Ship FALSTAFF in the North Atlantic Ocean from 2002-02-26 to 2005-07-22 (NCEI Accession 0081036). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3334/cdiac/otg.vos_falstaff_2010. Accessed [date].
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  • Use liability: NOAA and NCEI cannot provide any warranty as to the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of furnished data. Users assume responsibility to determine the usability of these data. The user is responsible for the results of any application of this data for other than its intended purpose.
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Processing Steps
  • 2011-11-11T14:27:06Z - NCEI Accession 0081036 v1.1 was published.
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Processing Steps
  • Parameter or Variable: XCO2_AIR; Abbreviation: XCO2_AIR; Unit: PPM; Controlled vocabulary name: Partial pressure (or fugacity) of carbon dioxide - atmosphere; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: FCO2_AIR; Abbreviation: FCO2_AIR; Unit: UATM; Controlled vocabulary name: Partial pressure (or fugacity) of carbon dioxide - atmosphere; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: ATM_PRE; Abbreviation: ATM_PRE; Unit: HPA; Controlled vocabulary name: BAROMETRIC PRESSURE; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: SST; Abbreviation: SST; Unit: DEG_C; Controlled vocabulary name: SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: SSS; Abbreviation: SSS; Controlled vocabulary name: SALINITY; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: EQ_PRE; Abbreviation: EQ_PRE; Unit: HPA; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: EQ_TMP; Abbreviation: EQ_TMP; Unit: DEG_C; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: FCO2_WAT; Abbreviation: FCO2_WAT; Unit: UATM; Controlled vocabulary name: partial pressure of carbon dioxide - water; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: PCO2_WAT; Abbreviation: PCO2_WAT; Unit: UATM; Controlled vocabulary name: partial pressure of carbon dioxide - water; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: XCO2_WAT; Abbreviation: XCO2_WAT; Unit: PPM; Controlled vocabulary name: partial pressure of carbon dioxide - water; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
Lineage information for: repository
Processing Steps
  • 2015-04-22T00:00:00 - NOAA created the National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) by merging NOAA's National Climatic Data Center (NCDC), National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC), and National Oceanographic Data Center (NODC), including the National Coastal Data Development Center (NCDDC), per the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015, Public Law 113-235. NCEI launched publicly on April 22, 2015.
Acquisition Information (collection)
Instrument
  • Carbon dioxide (CO2) gas analyzer
  • Shower head chamber equilibrator for autonomous carbon dioxide (CO2) measurement
  • surface seawater intake
Platform
  • FALSTAFF
Last Modified: 2019-04-24T18:40:31Z
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