Preliminary physical, nutrients, biological, meteorological, and other data from bottle casts, CTD casts, ADCP casts, moored current meters, and meteorological sensors from the GYRE from as part of the Texas-Louisiana Shelf Circulation and Transport Processes Study (LATEX PART A) from 04 November 1992 to 05 August 1994 (NCEI Accession 9500054)


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            title:  Preliminary physical, nutrients, biological, meteorological, and other data from bottle casts, CTD casts, ADCP casts, moored current meters, and meteorological sensors from the GYRE from as part of the Texas-Louisiana Shelf Circulation and Transport Processes Study (LATEX PART A) from 04 November 1992 to 05 August 1994 (NCEI Accession 9500054)
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        abstract:  Preliminary physical, nutrients, biological, meteorological, and other data from bottle casts, CTD casts, ADCP casts, and meteorological sensors from the GYRE from 04 November 1992 to 05 August 1994. Data were collected by Texas A&M University (TAMU) as part of the Texas-Louisiana Shelf Circulation and Transport Processes Study (LATEX PART A). Bottle parameters include concentrations of phosphate, nitrate, nitrite, urea, silicate, ammonium, chlorophyll-a, and suspended particulate matter. CTD parameters include temperature, oxygen, transmivitivity, irradiance, beam attenuation, and sigma-t. ADCP parameters include East-West components (U) and North-South components (V). Moored current meters parameters include East-West components (U), North-South components (V), temperature, and pressure. Meteorological data includes air temperature, sea surface temperature, wind speed, wind direction, and buoy direction.
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            description:  Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler The Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler (ADCP) measures currents beneath a ship while underway. Sound signals sent from the moving ship bounce back to receivers aboard the ship. This provides a profile of water movement relative to the ship-precise modern navigation, allowing the ship's motion to be subtracted from the data. These devices are also used on moorings and profilers and, along with acoustic backscattering, measure animal biomass. Particles in the path of the sound waves, mostly plankton, reflect a small part of the sound energy back toward receivers, allowing researchers to make remote estimates of the sizes and numbers of animals present in the water column. Before the 1970's, the most technologically advanced instrument used to measure water velocity was known as a Doppler speed log. This evolved into the first commercial ADCP, produced in the mid-1970's, which used averaging. Later in the 1970's, the first vessel-mounted ADCP was developed to measure water velocity more accurately and to allow measurement in range cells over a depth profile. As instruments evolved, so did new techniques in Doppler signal processing. Initially, Doppler speed logs used simple analog signal processing methods, which are still used in some commercial speed logs today. However, the first ADCPs incorporated analog-to-digital signal conversion over a narrow communication bandwidth. Around 1990, this technique was developed into broadband signal processing. Since then, broadband ADCPs have been able to generate very accurate, real-time velocity measurements.
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            type:  meteorological sensors - coastal meteorological stations
            description:  This instrument should be deprecated and all accessions updated to use "meteorological sensors" (20).
        instrument:  (MI_Instrument)
            identifier:  (MD_Identifier)
                code:  mooring
            type:  mooring
            description:  use as an observation type
        instrument:  (MI_Instrument)
            identifier:  (MD_Identifier)
                code:  thermistor
            type:  thermistor
            description:  electronic temperature sensor thermally sensitive resistor
        instrument:  (MI_Instrument)
            identifier:  (MD_Identifier)
                code:  transmissometer
            type:  transmissometer
            description:  transmissometer Instrument used to measure transmissivity in NODC File Alias F022.
        platform:  (MI_Platform)
            identifier:  (MD_Identifier)
                code:  GYRE
            description:  Flag: United States Vessel Type: Oceanographic Research IMO: 7318999 DOB: 1973-10
            instrument: (missing)