EFFLUENT - DISCHARGE DESCRIPTION and Other Data from BELLOWS and Other Platforms From Gulf of Mexico from 19651115 to 19780225 (NODC Accession 8600141)

This data set is a collection of three kinds of data. First data set consists of of files of Fish Histopathology data from the South Texas Outer Continental Shelf (STOCS) study in the Gulf of Mexico from July 1976 to December 1977. The ship used was the R/V LONGHORN. These studies utilized vertebrate epifauna, demersal fishes and gonadal tissue of macroepifauna and demersal tissues. The principal investigators were J.M. Neff and W.E. Haensley from Texas A&M, and S.A. Ramirez from University of Texas. This work was funded by MMS contract number 08550-CT5-16. The data is available in the F144 format of NODC for Marine Toxic Substances. More information regarding this format can be obtained throgh the URL: http://www.nodc.noaa.gov/General/NODC-Archive/f144.html

The second data set is the Hi resolution CTD data in the F022 format of NODC. More information on this format can be obtained from following URL: http://www.nodc.noaa.gov/General/NODC-Archive/f022.html

The third data set contains the files in F069 Marine Chemistry format of NODC. More information on this format can be obtained from following URL: http://www.nodc.noaa.gov/General/NODC-Archive/f069.html
  • Cite as: Haensley, W E; Quantus, Inc. (2011). EFFLUENT - DISCHARGE DESCRIPTION and Other Data from BELLOWS and Other Platforms From Gulf of Mexico from 19651115 to 19780225 (NODC Accession 8600141). Version 2.2. National Oceanographic Data Center, NOAA. Dataset. [access date]
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Time Period 1965-11-15 to 1978-02-25
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 31.3
S: 17
E: -81
W: -98
Spatial Coverage Map
General Documentation
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2011-03-03
Edition 2.2
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
The publications listed below are related to the data collection and is available from the NOAA Central Library:

Environmental studies, South Texas Outer Continental Shelf, chemistry and biology : executive summary, 1977. Port Aransas, Tex. : Port Aransas Marine Laboratory, [1978]. (NOAA Library catalog link, last accessed on 9th February 2011 at <a href="http://www.lib.noaa.gov/uhtbin/cgisirsi/x/x/0/5/?searchdata1=ocm04856311">Environmental studies, South Texas Outer Continental Shelf, chemistry and biology : executive summary, 1977</a>).

Environmental studies, south Texas outer continental shelf, biology and chemistry : final report 1976. Port Aransas, Tex. : University of Texas Marine Science Institute, Port Aransas Marine Laboratory, [1977]. (NOAA Library catalog link, last accessed on 9th February 2011 at <a href="http://www.lib.noaa.gov/uhtbin/cgisirsi/x/x/0/5/?searchdata1=ocm03953416">Environmental studies, south Texas outer continental shelf, biology and chemistry : final report 1976</a>).



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Contact info:
Agency: QUANTUS, INC.
PI: Haensley, W
PI: 168
PI: 168
Address:
address: NOT AVAILABLE
city: OAK RIDGE
state: TN
postal: NOT AVAILABLE
country: UNITED STATES

In this accession, NCEI has archived multiple versions of these data. The latest (and best) version of these data has the largest version number.
Purpose Basic research
Use Limitations
  • accessLevel: Public
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Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: Haensley, W E; Quantus, Inc. (2011). EFFLUENT - DISCHARGE DESCRIPTION and Other Data from BELLOWS and Other Platforms From Gulf of Mexico from 19651115 to 19780225 (NODC Accession 8600141). Version 2.2. National Oceanographic Data Center, NOAA. 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 > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE > SURFACE TEMPERATURE > AIR TEMPERATURE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC WINDS > SURFACE WINDS > WIND DIRECTION
  • EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC WINDS > SURFACE WINDS > WIND SPEED
  • EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > CLOUDS > CLOUD PROPERTIES > CLOUD FREQUENCY
  • EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > CLOUDS > CLOUD TYPES
  • EARTH SCIENCE > BIOSPHERE > ECOSYSTEMS > AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS > PLANKTON > ZOOPLANKTON
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY > WATER DEPTH
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN ACOUSTICS > ACOUSTIC VELOCITY
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CHEMISTRY
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CHEMISTRY > AMMONIA
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CHEMISTRY > CARBON
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CHEMISTRY > CHLOROPHYLL
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CHEMISTRY > HYDROCARBONS
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CHEMISTRY > NITRATE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CHEMISTRY > NITRITE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CHEMISTRY > NITROGEN
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CHEMISTRY > ORGANIC CARBON
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CHEMISTRY > OXYGEN
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CHEMISTRY > PH
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CHEMISTRY > PHOSPHATE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CHEMISTRY > SILICATE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CHEMISTRY > SUSPENDED SOLIDS
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CIRCULATION > OCEAN CURRENTS
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN OPTICS
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN OPTICS > ATTENUATION/TRANSMISSION
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN OPTICS > OCEAN COLOR
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN OPTICS > SECCHI DEPTH
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN PRESSURE > WATER PRESSURE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN TEMPERATURE > SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN TEMPERATURE > THERMOCLINE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN TEMPERATURE > WATER TEMPERATURE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN WAVES > SEA STATE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN WAVES > WAVE HEIGHT
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN WAVES > WAVE PERIOD
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > SALINITY/DENSITY > CONDUCTIVITY
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > SALINITY/DENSITY > DENSITY
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > SALINITY/DENSITY > SALINITY
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > TIDES
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > TIDES > TIDAL HEIGHT
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
Instrument keywords NODC INSTRUMENT TYPES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Instrument Keywords
  • CTD > Conductivity, Temperature, Depth
  • CURRENT METERS
  • HYDROMETERS
  • OXYGEN METERS
  • PH METERS
  • SALINOMETERS
  • SECCHI DISKS
  • SEDIMENT CORERS
  • THERMOMETERS
  • TIDE GAUGES
  • TRANSMISSOMETERS
Place keywords NODC SEA AREA NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Location Keywords
  • OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN > GULF OF MEXICO
Project keywords NODC PROJECT NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Project Keywords
  • OCS > Outer Continental Shelf Program
Keywords NCEI ACCESSION NUMBER
Use Constraints
  • Cite as: Haensley, W E; Quantus, Inc. (2011). EFFLUENT - DISCHARGE DESCRIPTION and Other Data from BELLOWS and Other Platforms From Gulf of Mexico from 19651115 to 19780225 (NODC Accession 8600141). Version 2.2. National Oceanographic Data Center, NOAA. Dataset. [access date]
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Processing Steps
  • 2011-03-03T20:25:24 - NCEI Accession 8600141 v1.1 was published.
  • 2011-03-03T20:25:24 - NCEI Accession 8600141 was revised and v2.2 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.
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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
  • bottle
  • CTD
  • current meter
  • hydrometer
  • laboratory analysis
  • meteorological sensors
  • oxygen meter
  • pH sensors
  • salinometer
  • secchi disk
  • sediment sampler - corer
  • sediment sampler - grab
  • thermometer
  • tide gauge
  • transmissometer
  • visual analysis
Platform
  • BELLOWS
  • COLUMBUS ISELIN
  • GYRE
  • INDIAN SEAL
  • JAVA SEAL
  • LONGHORN
  • PACIFIC SEAL
  • ROUNSEFELL
  • TURSIOPS
  • VARIOUS SMALL VESSELS
Last Modified: 2017-08-08T18:51:20
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