Gulf of Mexico (Alabama coast) Coastal Marine Time Series Data Held by the USGS
Entry ID: USGS_WHFC_SUPERDIF6

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Summary
Abstract: Time-series oceanographic data for the Gulf of Mexico (Alabama 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 Gulf of Mexico:

Chandeleur Islands (Jul - Nov 2010)
* Deep Reef (May 2001)
* Lake Ponchartrain (Mar-Jul 1995)
* Mobile Bay (Apr-Jul 1990; May 1991 - May 1992)
Related URL
Description: Access Data through DODS/OpeNDAP

Description: Network Common Data Form (Netcdf) information page.
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Caption:  Map showing mooring locations for Gulf of Mexico
 
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 34.0   S: 25.0   E: -82.0   W: -98.0

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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