Southeast Atlantic Continental Shelf (South Atlantic Bight) Marine Time Series Data Held by the USGS
Entry ID: USGS_WHFC_SUPERDIF5

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Summary
Abstract: Time-series oceanographic data for the U.S. Southeast Atlantic continental
shelf (Georgia and South Carolina coast) collected by the USGS or used in
conjunction with USGS projects. These data are stored as NetCDF files using
conventions developed by NOAA's Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory (PMEL)
lab to be compatible with their EPIC system. The hourly data is available
online through the USGS Coastal Marine Time Series Browser
http://stellwagen.er.usgs.gov/. Variables include current, temperature,
pressure, conductivity, light transmission (beam attenuation) and others.

Available data sets for the South Atlantic Bight:

* South Atlantic Bight (Aug 1977 - Nov 1978)
* Wrightsville Beach (Mar-May 1996)
Cape Hatteras- Diamond Shoals (Jan - May 2009)
Myrtle Beach (Oct 2003 - Apr 2004)
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Description: USGS Coastal Marine Time Series Browser
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Caption:  Map showing mooring locations for the South Atlantic Bight
 
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 35.0   S: 30.0   E: -75.0   W: -82.0

Data Resolution
Temporal Resolution: 60.00 minutes
Temporal Resolution Range: Hourly - < Daily
Originating Center
Data Center
Woods Hole Science Center, Coastal and Marine Geology, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: ELLYN T. MONTGOMERY
Phone: 508-457-2356
Email: emontgomery at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey Woods Hole Science Center
384 Woods Hole Rd
City: Woods Hole
Province or State: MA
Postal Code: 02543-1598
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 508-457-2356
Email: emontgomery at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey Woods Hole Science Center
384 Woods Hole Rd
City: Woods Hole
Province or State: MA
Postal Code: 02543-1598
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2011-09-29
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