Zooplankton Taxa, Abundance and Biomass Data; Ishtar Data Report #6
Entry ID: ArcOD_2008P1

[ Get Data ]
[ Update this Record ]

Summary
Abstract: Anadyr Water, a “river” of oceanic water originating over the continental slope of the Bering Sea, transports oceanic zooplankton onto the shallow northern shelf and into the Chukchi Sea through western Bering Strait. The oceanic copepods Neocalanus cristatus, N. plumchrus, Eucalanus bungii and Metridia pacifica dominated the biomass of herbivorous zooplankton in Anadyr Water on the Bering-Chukchi ... View entire text

Purpose: To assess species composition, abundance, distribution and biomass of zooplankton within the Bering and Chukchi Seas , 1985-1989
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 70.0   S: 53.42   E: 176.73   W: -179.85

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Springer, A.M. McRoy, CP. Turco, K.R.
Dataset Title: Zooplankton Taxa, Abundance and Biomass Data; Ishtar Data Report #6
Dataset Release Date: Unpublished material
Data Presentation Form: Microsoft Excel 2003 Spreadsheet
Online Resource: http://ak.aoos.org/ArcOD/data_table.php
Parent DIF
This data set description is a member of a collection. The collection is described in
ArcOD

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2005-05-08
Stop Date: 2006-09-18
Science Keywords
BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION > ANIMALS/VERTEBRATES > FISH > RAY-FINNED FISHES > CODS/HADDOCKS
BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION > ANIMALS/VERTEBRATES > FISH > RAY-FINNED FISHES > PERCH-LIKE FISHES
View entire list
ISO Topic Category
Quality PROCESS DESCRIPTION: Added AOOS/IOOS core variables. Added ArcOD archive information.



PROCESS DESCRIPTION: change attributes "nocount" to "nocounted", "flowmeter" to "flowmeter1", "globaluniquidentifier" to "globaluniqueidentifier", "wavdir" to "wavedir" to match data columns.
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints Although these data have been processed successfully on a computer system at the University of Alaska and ArcOD, no warranty expressed or implied is made regarding the accuracy or utility of the data on any other system or for general or scientific purposes, nor shall the act of distribution constitute any such warranty. This disclaimer applies both to individual use of the data and aggregate use ... View entire text
Ancillary Keywords
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
International Ocean Biogeographic Information System Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.iobis.org/

Data Center Personnel
Name: EDWARD VANDEN BERGHE
Phone: (732) 932-6555 x 565
Fax: (732) 932-8578
Email: evberghe at iobis.org
Contact Address:
Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences
Rutgers University
71 Dudley Road
City: New Brunswick
Province or State: NJ
Postal Code: 08901-8521
Country: USA
View entire list
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +01-907-4747882
Fax: +01-907 4746967
Email: fhuettmann at alaska.edu
Contact Address:
419 Irving I, PO Box 757000
City: Fairbanks
Province or State: AK
Postal Code: 99775-7000
Country: USA
View entire list
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2008-01-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2010-02-24
[ Update this Record ]


Link to Web Site