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Sea Rover/SeaSoar basin scale traverses of the North Atlantic (1981-1991)
Entry ID: BODC_NAtlantic_SeaRover

Abstract: As a major contribution to the UK World Ocean Circulation Experiment
(WOCE) Vivaldi was conceived as a series of seasonal surveys covering
the North Atlantic. In order to obtain both spatial coverage and high
resolution, a plan was developed for the Vivaldi '91 trial in which
nearly north-south SeaSoar sections (spaced 300km apart relative to
longitude 20deg W as origin) were complemented by deep ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 54.0   S: 39.0   E: -12.0   W: -34.0

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1981-01-01
Stop Date: 1991-12-31
Location Keywords
Data Center
British Oceanographic Data Centre, Natural Environment Research Council, United Kingdom Supplemental Info
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Phone: +44 (0) 151 795 4884
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British Oceanographic Data Centre
Joseph Proudman Building
6 Brownlow Street
City: Liverpool
Postal Code: L3 5DA
Country: UK
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1998-10-20
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-08