The CROZet natural iron bloom and EXport experiment (CROZEX)
Entry ID: IMBER_CROZEX

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Summary
Abstract: Two cruises on RRS Discovery in austral summer 2004-5 studied the structure, causes and consequences of a naturally occurring, annual phytoplankton bloom around the Crozet Islands (Southern Ocean, 46°S, 52°E) believed to be fertilized by a natural source of iron. South of the Crozet Islands High Nutrient Low Chlorophyll (HNLC) conditions prevail, and north of them there is an annual phytoplankton ... View entire text
Related URL
Description: This web site gives the background to CROZEX, and how it was planned.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -40.0   S: -50.0   E: 60.0   W: 40.0
Min Depth: 0 M Max Depth: 4500 M

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2004-11-03
Stop Date: 2005-01-21
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Originating Center
Data Center
British Oceanographic Data Centre, Natural Environment Research Council, United Kingdom Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.bodc.ac.uk/
Dataset ID: unknown

Data Center Personnel
Name: MALCOLM HEARN
Phone: +44 (0)151 795 4879
Email: malh at bodc.ac.uk
Contact Address:
British Oceanographic Data Centre
Joseph Proudman Building
6 Brownlow Street
City: Liverpool
Postal Code: L3 5DA
Country: UK


Data Center Personnel
Name: JUSTIN BUCK
Phone: +44 151 795 4894
Email: juck at bodc.ac.uk
Contact Address:
British Oceanographic Data Centre
Joseph Proudman Building
6 Brownlow Street
City: Liverpool
Postal Code: L3 5DA
Country: UNITED KINGDOM
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Email: raymond.pollard at gmail.com
Contact Address:
National Oceanography Centre
City: Southampton
Postal Code: SO14 3ZH
Country: UK
Publications/References
Deep-Sea Research II, vol 54, 18-20, 2007.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2008-12-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-03-27
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