Characteristics of Sediments in the James River Estuary, Virginia, 1968 (NCEI Accession 7001081)

This report presents data on the physical and chemical characteristics of bottom sediments in the James River estuary, Virgina. The data were generated as part of a comprehensive study of sedimentation in which the initial objective was to broadly define the distribution of sediment properties.
  • Cite as: Virginia Institute of Marine Science (2017). Characteristics of Sediments in the James River Estuary, Virginia, 1968 (NCEI Accession 7001081). NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Unpublished Dataset. [access date]
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Time Period 1966-04-01 to 1967-08-30
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 37.2
S: 36.7
E: -76.15
W: -77
Spatial Coverage Map
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Publication Dates
  • publication: 2017-12-08
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Dataset Progress Status Complete - production of the data has been completed
Data Update Frequency As needed
Supplemental Information
The publication listed below is related to the data collection and is available from the NOAA Central Library:

Characteristics of Sediments in the James River Esturary, Virginia, 1968. Gloucester Point, Va. : Virginia Institute of Marine Science, 1968. (NOAA Library catalog link, last accessed on 23 February 2009 at <a href="http://www.lib.noaa.gov/uhtbin/cgisirsi/x/x/0/5/?searchdata1=ocm08036762">Characteristics of sediments in the James River estuary, Virginia</a>).

The submitters are Richard Moncure and Maynard Nichols.
Purpose Basic research
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Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: Virginia Institute of Marine Science (2017). Characteristics of Sediments in the James River Estuary, Virginia, 1968 (NCEI Accession 7001081). NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Unpublished Dataset. [access date]
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Theme keywords NODC DATA TYPES THESAURUS NODC OBSERVATION TYPES THESAURUS WMO_CategoryCode
  • oceanography
Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science and Services Keywords
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY > WATER DEPTH
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > MARINE SEDIMENTS
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > MARINE SEDIMENTS > SEDIMENT CHEMISTRY
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CHEMISTRY > PH
Data Center keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Data Center Keywords
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Platform keywords NODC PLATFORM NAMES THESAURUS
Instrument keywords NODC INSTRUMENT TYPES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Instrument Keywords
  • PH METERS
Place keywords NODC SEA AREA NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Location Keywords
  • OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN
Keywords NCEI ACCESSION NUMBER
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  • Cite as: Virginia Institute of Marine Science (2017). Characteristics of Sediments in the James River Estuary, Virginia, 1968 (NCEI Accession 7001081). NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Unpublished Dataset. [access date]
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Instrument
  • corer
  • laboratory analysis
  • pH sensors
Platform
  • W. K. BROOKS
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