Indian and Southern Ocean Drifting Buoy Data (1979-1981) from the Institute of Oceanographic Sciences, UK
Entry ID: BODC_IOS_DriftBuoy

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Summary
Abstract: The data set comprises temperature, pressure and position data from nine
drifting buoys which were deployed by the Institute of Oceanographic Sciences
(IOS) Deacon Laboratory, Wormley, UK as part of the Global Atmosphere Research
Program (GARP)/First GARP Global Experiment (FGGE) Southern Hemisphere Drifting
Buoy Network.

Each buoy carried surface pressure and sea temperature sensors, and seven ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 25.0   S: -70.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1979-01-01
Stop Date: 1981-12-31
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Platform
BUOYS Ancillary Description
Originating Center
Data Center
British Oceanographic Data Centre, Natural Environment Research Council, United Kingdom Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.bodc.ac.uk/

Data Center Personnel
Name: BODC ENQUIRIES OFFICER
Phone: +44 (0) 151 795 4884
Fax: +44 (0) 151 795 4912
Email: enquiries at bodc.ac.uk
Contact Address:
British Oceanographic Data Centre
Joseph Proudman Building
6 Brownlow Street
City: Liverpool
Postal Code: L3 5DA
Country: UK
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online (FTP)
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: gsfc-gcmduso at mail.nasa.gov
Publications/References
Collar, P.G., Clayson, C.H., Gwilliam, T.J.P. and Hunter, C.A. 1982 Drifting
buoy observations using satellite telemetry. The Radio and Electronic Engineer,
Vol. 52, No. 5, pp239-245, May 1982
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2006-05-10
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