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ACDP Data, 5min. ensemble avrgs. of ocean current velocities, Mar-Sept 2001-2002, Drake Passage and Continental Margin off Western Antarctic Peninsula, GLOBEC

Abstract: Data from a ship-mounted Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler (ADCP) are
reported from 7 ship cruises to the Antarctic, March - September 2001
and 2002. The survey area includes the continental margin off the
Western Antarctic Peninsula and the adjacent inshore water bodies of
Marguerite Bay and Crystal Sound. Ancillary north/south sections
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Related URL
Description: U.S. GLOBEC Data System - Directory of Data;
See data object(s): "ADCP_5minute" (L. Padman, Investigator)
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -65.0   S: -71.0   E: -64.0   W: -78.0
  N: -52.0   S: -65.0   E: -60.0   W: -70.0
Min Depth: 26M Max Depth: ~350M
Min Depth: 26M Max Depth: ~350M

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2001-03-19
Stop Date: 2001-04-12
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SHIPS Ancillary Description
Use Constraints Any person making substantial use of a data set must communicate with
the investigators who acquired the data prior to publication and
anticipate that the data collectors will be co-authors of published
results. This extends to model results and to data organized for
retrospective studies.
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Data Center
U.S. Global Ocean Ecosystems Dynamics Program Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: 508-289-2409
Fax: 508-457-2169
Email: rgroman at
Contact Address:
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Swift House MS#38
City: Woods Hole
Province or State: MA
Postal Code: 02543-1127
Country: USA
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Phone: 541-753-6695
Fax: 541-753-1999
Email: padman at
Contact Address:
3350 SW Cascade Ave
City: Corvallis
Province or State: OR
Postal Code: 97333-1536
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-07-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-10-24