NODC World Ocean Database 2001: Plankton Data on CD-ROM
Entry ID: NODC_WOD01_Plankton

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Summary
Abstract: The World Ocean Database 2001 (WOD01) is an eight CD-ROM product
containing over seven million oceanographic stations. Only one disk
(WOD01 disk #1) contains plankton tows, which are co-located with two
million other Ocean Station Data (OSD) profiles. These two million
profiles are then divided into 648 separate "WMO" files, each one
representing a single 10x10-degree latitude-longitude WMO grid ... View entire text
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Description: World Ocean Database 2001 Plankton Subset information page
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -80.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: NOAA/NESDIS/NATIONAL OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA CENTER
Dataset Title: NODC World Ocean Database 2001 on CD-ROM
Dataset Release Date: 2002/04
Version: 1
Online Resource: http://www.nodc.noaa.gov
Parent DIF
This data set description is a member of a collection. The collection is described in
NODC_WOD01_Database

Use Constraints NOAA and NODC would appreciate recognition as the resource from which
these data were obtained in any publications and/or other
representations of these data.
Originating Center
Data Center
Ocean Climate Laboratory, National Oceanographic Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.nodc.noaa.gov/OC5/

Data Center Personnel
Name: NODC USER SERVICES
Phone: 301-713-3277
Fax: 301-713-3302
Email: NODC.Services at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
National Oceanographic Data Center
User Services Branch
NOAA/NESDIS E/OC1
SSMC3, 4th Floor
1315 East-West Highway
City: Silver Spring
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20910-3282
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Email: sydney.levitus at goaa.gov
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-09-18
Last DIF Revision Date: 2007-02-28
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