Oceanographic data and ship navigation data collected during Chemosynthetic Life in the Gulf of Mexico on R/V SEWARD JOHNSON II from 2002-06-15 to 2002-06-30 (NCEI Accession 0159178)

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This dataset contains CTD and ship navigational data collected during leg 1 of the Chemosynthetic Life in the Gulf of Mexico during June 2002 mission aboard the R/V Seward Johnson II to explore and characterize deep sea ecosystems.
  • Cite as: Fisher, Charles (2017). Oceanographic data and ship navigation data collected during Chemosynthetic Life in the Gulf of Mexico on R/V SEWARD JOHNSON II from 2002-06-15 to 2002-06-30 (NCEI Accession 0159178). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://accession.nodc.noaa.gov/0159178. Accessed [date].
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Time Period 2002-06-15 to 2002-06-30
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 27.78333
S: 27.42833
E: -91.22167
W: -91.605
Spatial Coverage Map
General Documentation
Associated Resources
  • NOAA Ocean Explorer: Chemosynthetic Life in the Gulf of Mexico
  • Collection of Documents, Images, and Video Highlights
  • Chemosynthetic Life in the Gulf of Mexico 2002; Chemosynthetic Life in the Gulf of Mexico, June 15 - October 19, 2002 / U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Office of Ocean Exploration; 2002
    • Chemo GOM 2002
      NOAA Central Library: Online resources; PDF, HTML, JPEG, color illustrations, color maps
  • Project Summary Report: Structure of cold seep communities in the Gulf of Mexico: temporal change and biogeographic diversity / principle investigator: Dr. Charles R. Fisher; 2002
  • ROV Dive Plans, Chemosynthetic Life in the Gulf of Mexico 2002 / U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Office of Ocean Exploration; Silver Spring, Md.: NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration & Research, 2017
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2017-06-05
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
Submission Package ID: AD000F
Purpose This dataset is available to the public for a wide variety of uses including scientific research and analysis.
Use Limitations
  • accessLevel: Public
  • Distribution liability: NOAA and NCEI make no warranty, expressed or implied, regarding these data, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty. NOAA and NCEI cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in these data. If appropriate, NCEI can only certify that the data it distributes are an authentic copy of the records that were accepted for inclusion in the NCEI archives.
Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: Fisher, Charles (2017). Oceanographic data and ship navigation data collected during Chemosynthetic Life in the Gulf of Mexico on R/V SEWARD JOHNSON II from 2002-06-15 to 2002-06-30 (NCEI Accession 0159178). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://accession.nodc.noaa.gov/0159178. Accessed [date].
Cited Authors
  • Fisher, Charles
Principal Investigators
  • Charles Fisher
    The Pennsylvania State University
Resource Providers
Publishers
Theme keywords NODC DATA TYPES THESAURUS NODC OBSERVATION TYPES THESAURUS WMO_CategoryCode
  • oceanography
Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science Keywords
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN PRESSURE > WATER PRESSURE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN TEMPERATURE > WATER TEMPERATURE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > SALINITY/DENSITY > CONDUCTIVITY
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > SALINITY/DENSITY > SALINITY
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 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
  • CTD > Conductivity, Temperature, Depth
  • GPS RECEIVERS
Place keywords NODC SEA AREA NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Location Keywords
  • OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN > GULF OF MEXICO
Keywords NCEI ACCESSION NUMBER
Use Constraints
  • Cite as: Fisher, Charles (2017). Oceanographic data and ship navigation data collected during Chemosynthetic Life in the Gulf of Mexico on R/V SEWARD JOHNSON II from 2002-06-15 to 2002-06-30 (NCEI Accession 0159178). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://accession.nodc.noaa.gov/0159178. Accessed [date].
Access Constraints
  • 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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Lineage information for: dataset
Processing Steps
  • 2017-06-05T15:21:24Z - NCEI Accession 0159178 v1.1 was published.
Output Datasets
Lineage information for: dataset
Processing Steps
  • Data Type: CONDUCTIVITY (measured); Units: psu; Observation Type: in situ; Sampling Instrument: CTD.
  • Data Type: SALINITY (measured); Units: psu; Observation Type: in situ; Sampling Instrument: CTD.
  • Data Type: DEPTH - SENSOR (measured); Units: meter; Observation Type: in situ; Sampling Instrument: CTD.
  • Data Type: TEMPERATURE - WATER [WATER TEMPERATURE] (measured); Units: degrees Celsius; Observation Type: in situ; Sampling Instrument: CTD.
  • Data Type: PRESSURE - WATER [HYDROSTATIC PRESSURE] (measured); Units: db; Observation Type: in situ; Sampling Instrument: CTD.
  • Data Type: NAVIGATION (measured); Units: n/a; Observation Type: in situ; Sampling Instrument: GPS.
Acquisition Information (collection)
Instrument
  • CTD
  • GPS
Platform
  • SEWARD JOHNSON II
Last Modified: 2019-10-22T19:50:45Z
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