Carbon dioxide, temperature, salinity, and other variables collected via surface underway survey from Volunteer Observing Ship Alligator Hope in the North Pacific Ocean and South Pacific Ocean from 1999-11-12 to 2001-05-11 (NODC Accession 0081049)

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VOS Alligator Hope Line
  • Cite as: Nojiri, Yukihiro (2011). Carbon dioxide, temperature, salinity, and other variables collected via surface underway survey from Volunteer Observing Ship Alligator Hope in the North Pacific Ocean and South Pacific Ocean from 1999-11-12 to 2001-05-11 (NODC Accession 0081049). Version 1.2. National Oceanographic Data Center, NOAA. Dataset. doi:10.3334/CDIAC/OTG.VOS_ALLIGATORHOPE_1999-2001 [access date]
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Time Period 1999-11-12 to 2001-05-11
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 56.99
S: 34.46
E: -124
W: 140
Spatial Coverage Map
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Associated Resources
  • Chierici, M., A. Fransson, Y. Nojiri(2006): Biogeochemical processes as drivers of surface fCO2 in contrasting provinces in the subarctic North Pacific Ocean. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 20, GB1009, doi:10.1029/2004GB002356.
  • Fransson, A., M. Chierici, Y. Nojiri(2006): Increased net CO2 outgassing in the upwelling region of the southern Bering Sea in a period of variable marine climate between 1995 and 2001. J. Geophys. Res., 111, C08008, doi:10.1029/2004JC002759.
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2011-11-11
  • revision: 2012-03-07
Edition 1.2
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
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).

Citation:
Nojiri, Y. 2007. Monitoring of the atmosphere-ocean carbon dioxide exchange by ship of opportunity during the 1999-2001 cruises. http://cdiac.ornl.gov/ftp/oceans/VOS_AlligatorHope_Line/. Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, US Department of Energy, Oak Ridge, Tennessee. doi: 10.3334/CDIAC/otg.VOS_AlligatorHope_1999-2001

Investigators:
Nojiri, Yukihiro, National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES)

The data set can be accessed at CDIAC:
http://cdiac.ornl.gov/oceans/VOS_Program/VOS_PX_SK_AH.html
VOS Alligator Hope Line

Cruise ID: AH01-AH16
Dataset ID: Volunteer Observing Ship (VOS) Project
Purpose Basic research
Use Limitations
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Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: Nojiri, Yukihiro (2011). Carbon dioxide, temperature, salinity, and other variables collected via surface underway survey from Volunteer Observing Ship Alligator Hope in the North Pacific Ocean and South Pacific Ocean from 1999-11-12 to 2001-05-11 (NODC Accession 0081049). Version 1.2. National Oceanographic Data Center, NOAA. Dataset. doi:10.3334/CDIAC/OTG.VOS_ALLIGATORHOPE_1999-2001 [access date]
Cited Authors
  • Nojiri, Yukihiro
Principal Investigators
Contributors
Resource Providers
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Theme keywords NODC DATA TYPES THESAURUS NODC OBSERVATION TYPES THESAURUS WMO_CategoryCode
  • oceanography
Cruise ID
  • AH01-AH16
EXPOCODE
  • AH01-AH16
Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science and Services 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
  • DEL_PCO2
  • PCO2_AIR
  • PCO2_WAT
  • SSS
  • SST
  • XCO2_AIR
  • XCO2_WAT
Reference Section ID
  • VOS Alligator Hope 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
  • JP/NIES > National Institute for Environmental Studies, Japan
NODC COLLECTING INSTITUTION NAMES THESAURUS NODC SUBMITTING INSTITUTION NAMES THESAURUS
Platform keywords NODC PLATFORM NAMES THESAURUS
Instrument keywords NODC INSTRUMENT TYPES THESAURUS
Place keywords NODC SEA AREA NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Location Keywords
  • OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > NORTH PACIFIC OCEAN
  • OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > NORTH PACIFIC OCEAN > BERING SEA
  • OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > NORTH PACIFIC OCEAN > GULF OF ALASKA
Provider Geographic Names
  • Pacific Ocean
Project keywords Ocean Acidification Search Keywords
  • Ocean Carbon Data System (OCADS) Project
Keywords NCEI ACCESSION NUMBER
Use Constraints
  • Cite as: Nojiri, Yukihiro (2011). Carbon dioxide, temperature, salinity, and other variables collected via surface underway survey from Volunteer Observing Ship Alligator Hope in the North Pacific Ocean and South Pacific Ocean from 1999-11-12 to 2001-05-11 (NODC Accession 0081049). Version 1.2. National Oceanographic Data Center, NOAA. Dataset. doi:10.3334/CDIAC/OTG.VOS_ALLIGATORHOPE_1999-2001 [access date]
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Processing Steps
  • 2011-11-11T15:12:11 - NCEI Accession 0081049 v1.1 was published.
  • 2012-03-07T14:26:08 - NCEI Accession 0081049 was revised and v1.2 was published.
    Rationale: Updates were received for this data set. These updates were copied into the data/0-data/ directory of this accession. These updates may provide additional files or replace obsolete files. This version contains the most complete and up-to-date representation of this archival information package. All of the files received prior to this update are available in the preceding version of this accession.
Output Datasets
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Processing Steps
  • 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: 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: PCO2_AIR; Abbreviation: PCO2_AIR; Unit: UATM; Controlled vocabulary name: Partial pressure (or fugacity) of carbon dioxide - atmosphere; 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: XCO2_WAT; Abbreviation: XCO2_WAT; Unit: PPM; 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: DEL_PCO2; Abbreviation: DEL_PCO2; Unit: UATM; Controlled vocabulary name: AIR-SEA DIFFERENCE - PARTIAL PRESSURE (OR FUGACITY) OF CARBON DIOXIDE; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: SSS; Abbreviation: SSS; Controlled vocabulary name: SALINITY; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
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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
  • Alligator Hope
Last Modified: 2018-04-25T20:52:56
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