Zooplankton other than Copepoda collected from Fletcher's Ice Island (T-3) in the Canadian Basin of the Arctic Ocean
Entry ID: ArcOD_2008P3

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Summary
Abstract: This report contains tabulations of abundance of zooplankton other than Copepoda collected from Fletcher's Ice Island (T-3) on a drift track in the Canadian Basin of the Arctic Ocean during 1966 and 1967. Samples were taken, using a plankton-pumping system, at 5-m depth intervals from 5 to 185 m, and with two sizes of closing plankton nets at intervals between 0 and 2000m. The organisms were ... View entire text

Purpose: The objectives of this portion of the study were; (1) to evaluate the effectiveness of a plankton-pumping system and two sizes of plankton nets for sampling zooplankton other than copepods from Fletcher's Ice Island (T-3), and (2) to obtain a description of the vertical and seasonal distributions of the zooplankton.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 80.14   S: 75.5   E: -150.68   W: -176.2

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Scott, D.A, English, T.S.
Dataset Title: Zooplankton other than Copepoda collected from Fletcher's Ice Island (T-3) in the Canadian Basin of the Arctic Ocean
Dataset Release Date: 1969-08
Data Presentation Form: document
Other Citation Details: Technical Report No. 241 Reference M69-70
Online Resource: http://ak.aoos.org/ArcOD/data_table.php
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1966-08-17
Stop Date: 1967-08-28
ISO Topic Category
Instrument
PLANKTON NETS Ancillary Description
Quality PROCESS DESCRIPTION: Added AOOS/IOOS core variables. Added ArcOD archive information. Changed attribute "cataloguenumber" to "catalognumber" to match obis.xml
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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
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COMPLETE
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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
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Province or State: NJ
Postal Code: 08901-8521
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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
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-02-26
Last DIF Revision Date: 2010-02-25
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