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Zooplankton displacement volumes calculated from net tow sampling by the MOCNESS Plankton Tow System, Continental Margin Western Antarctic Peninsula, GLOBEC.
Entry ID: mocness_biovols_SO

Abstract: Zooplankton displacement volumes (biovolume) and dry weight calculations are
derived from MOCNESS-1 plankton tow samples collected from 4 cruises to the
Antarctic, 2001 and 2002. The general survey area includes: the continental
margin to the west of the Antarctic Peninsula extending from the northern tip
of Adelaide Island to the southern portion ... View entire text
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Description: Directory of data Page, please see: "mocness_biovols " (N. Copley

Description: Directory of data Page, please see: "zoo_moc" (C. Ashjian and N. Copley
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -66.0   S: -70.0   E: -68.0   W: -78.0
Min Depth: 1 METER Max Depth: 200 METER

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2001-04-29
Stop Date: 2001-05-29
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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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Postal Code: 02543-1127
Country: USA
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Phone: 508-289-2298
Fax: 508-457-2169
Email: dallison at
Contact Address:
MS #36
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Shiverick House
City: Woods Hole
Province or State: Massachusetts
Postal Code: 02543
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-08-31
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-10-24