Aurora Australis WOCE Southern Ocean oceanographic data, cruise au9101
Entry ID: au91_9201

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Abstract: Oceanographic measurements were conducted along WOCE Southern Ocean meridional section SR3 between Tasmania and Antarctica from September to October 1991. A total of 36 CTD vertical profile stations were taken. Over 600 Niskin bottle water samples were collected for measurements of parameters including salinity, dissolved oxygen, nutrients (phosphate, nitrate+nitrite, silicate), ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -43.0   S: -65.0   E: 153.0   W: 136.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1991-09-25
Stop Date: 1999-10-27
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Access Constraints Data stored as column formatted ascii data, or matlab format; CFC data report is pdf document, which replaces an MS Word document.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License

The data are owned by the Antarctic CRC, and are still under control of the principal investigators. The data must not be published in any form without acknowledgment and reference.
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Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 660 kb
Distribution Format: ascii
Fees: free
Phone: +61 3 6232 5393
Fax: +61 3 6232 5123
Email: steve.rintoul at
Contact Address:
CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research
GPO BOX 1538
City: Hobart
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7001
Country: Australia
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Rintoul, S.R., and J.L. Bullister (1999). A late winter hydrographic section from Tasmania to Antarctic. Deep Sea Research I vol.46, pp1417-1454.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1999-12-21
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-09-11
Future DIF Review Date: 2000-12-21
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