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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            otherConstraints:  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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                title:  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.
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                title:  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.
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        supplementalInformation:  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
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                description:  NCEI Accession 0081036 v1.1 was published.
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                description:  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.
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                description:  Parameter or Variable: SST; Abbreviation: SST; Unit: DEG_C; Controlled vocabulary name: SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
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                  DateTime:  2015-04-22T00:00:00
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                code:  Carbon dioxide (CO2) gas analyzer
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                code:  FALSTAFF
            description:  Flag: Sweden Vessel Type: Vehicles Carrier DOB: Sep 1985 IMO: 8320767 operated by the Wallenius Lines
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