SALINITY and WATER TEMPERATURE and other data from MULTIPLE SHIPS from 1985-02-22 to 1989-12-16 (NCEI Accession 9300103)

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The data in this accession is dynamic height data collected from line Islands array using multiple ships. The data was collected by Graduate School of Oceanography, University of Rhode Island, Narragansett, RI between February 22, 1985 and December 16, 1989 and has been published in the following data report. "Donohue, K.,A., M. Wimbush, S.M. Chiswell, and R. Lukas, 1992. Line Islands Array 1985-1989 Data Report: Dynamic Height Time Series. Graduate School of Oceanography Technical Report No. 92-5, University of Rhode Island, Narragansett, Rhode Island".
  • Cite as: University of Rhode Island > Graduate School of Oceanography (2010). SALINITY and WATER TEMPERATURE and other data from MULTIPLE SHIPS from 1985-02-22 to 1989-12-16 (NCEI Accession 9300103). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://accession.nodc.noaa.gov/9300103. Accessed [date].
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Time Period 1985-02-22 to 1989-12-16
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 24
S: -10
E: -140
W: -170
Spatial Coverage Map
General Documentation
Associated Resources
  • Line Islands array 1985-1989 data report : dynamic height time series / Kathleen Donohue ... [et al.]
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2010-12-18
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
The publication listed below is related to the data collection and is available from the NOAA Central Library:

Line Islands array 1985-1989 data report : dynamic height time series. Narragansett, R.I. : University of Rhode Island, Graduate School of Oceanography, 1992.

Note: Metadata for this accession were extracted from a legacy database maintained by the U.S. National Oceanographic Data Center (NODC). The design of the database did not exactly reflect the FGDC Content Standard for Digital Geospatial Metadata (CSDGM).

Principal Investigator (PI) and organization contact information accurately represents all available information from the legacy database at the time that this description was created. However, proper attribution of a PI to a specific institution or the role (submitting or collecting) taken by an institution may not be correct due to inexact mapping between fields in the legacy database and the CSDGM. Due to this uncertainty, the contact information was initially recorded in the Supplemental Information element of the CSDGM description.

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Contact info:
Agency: UNIVERSITY OF RHODE ISLAND; GRADUATE SCHOOL OF OCEANOGRAPHY
PI: N/A
Address:
address: NOT AVAILABLE
city: NARRAGANSETT
state: RI
postal: 02882-1197
country: UNITED STATES
Purpose This dataset is available to the public for a wide variety of uses including scientific research and analysis.
Use Limitations
  • accessLevel: Public
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Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: University of Rhode Island > Graduate School of Oceanography (2010). SALINITY and WATER TEMPERATURE and other data from MULTIPLE SHIPS from 1985-02-22 to 1989-12-16 (NCEI Accession 9300103). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://accession.nodc.noaa.gov/9300103. Accessed [date].
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Theme keywords NODC DATA TYPES THESAURUS NODC OBSERVATION TYPES THESAURUS WMO_CategoryCode
  • oceanography
Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science Keywords
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN TEMPERATURE > WATER TEMPERATURE
  • 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 COLLECTING INSTITUTION NAMES THESAURUS NODC SUBMITTING INSTITUTION NAMES THESAURUS
Platform keywords NODC PLATFORM NAMES THESAURUS SeaDataNet Ship and Platform Codes
Instrument keywords NODC INSTRUMENT TYPES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Instrument Keywords
  • CTD > Conductivity, Temperature, Depth
  • SALINOMETERS
  • THERMOMETERS
Project keywords NODC PROJECT NAMES THESAURUS
Keywords NCEI ACCESSION NUMBER
Use Constraints
  • Cite as: University of Rhode Island > Graduate School of Oceanography (2010). SALINITY and WATER TEMPERATURE and other data from MULTIPLE SHIPS from 1985-02-22 to 1989-12-16 (NCEI Accession 9300103). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://accession.nodc.noaa.gov/9300103. Accessed [date].
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  • 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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Processing Steps
  • 2010-12-18T17:05:30Z - NCEI Accession 9300103 v1.1 was published.
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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
  • salinometer
  • thermometer
Platform
  • MULTIPLE SHIPS
Last Modified: 2018-10-30T20:15:41Z
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