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Southern Ocean CTD data collected from the CEAMARC cruise of the Aurora Australis, 2007-2008
Entry ID: CEAMARC_CASO_200708_V3_CTD

Abstract: Oceanographic measurements were conducted on and around the Antarctic shelf in the vicinity of the Mertz Glacier during the southern summer of 2007/2008, on Aurora Australis voyage au0803, V3 2007/2008. Data were collected as part of the CASO (oceanography) and CEAMARC (fishing) programs. The CASO program included occupation of the southern portion of the SR3 transect, plus additional transects ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -44.0   S: -67.0   E: 150.0   W: 139.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Rosenberg, M. and Rintoul, S.
Dataset Title: Southern Ocean CTD data collected from the CEAMARC cruise of the Aurora Australis, 2007-2008
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2010-06-25
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2007-12-16
Stop Date: 2008-01-28
Quality Nominal accuracy values are:
salinity: 0.002 (PSS78)
temperature: 0.002 degC
dissolved oxygen: 1 percent of full scale
nutrients: 1 percent of full scale
Exceptions to these nominal values will be detailed in future data report.

Data have all been finalised except for CFC data.
Access Constraints These data are publicly available for download from the provided URL.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License (

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Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
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Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 4.5 MB
Distribution Format: HTTP
Fees: Free
Phone: +61 3 6226 7651
Fax: +61 3 6226 2973
Email: Mark.Rosenberg at
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ACE CRC, c/- University of Tasmania
Private Bag 80
City: Hobart
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7001
Country: Australia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2008-02-24
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-10-13