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R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer NBP0709
Entry ID: NBP0709


Summary
Abstract: The NSF-supported research icebreaker Nathaniel B. Palmer operates year-round in support of the U.S. Antarctic Program, carrying out global change studies in biological, chemical, physical, and oceanographic disciplines.
This data set consists of underway data from leg NBP0709 on the R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer. This leg started at Punta Arenas, Chile and ended at Punta Arenas, Chile.

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Description: Expedition Data

Parent DIF
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AMBS


Geographic Coverage
 N: -56.15514 S: -70.6971  E: -78.08158  W: -94.70973

 Min Altitude: 0  Max Altitude: 0

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2007-09-22
Stop Date: 2007-10-29


Location Keywords
OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN > Bellingshausen Sea
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR
VERTICAL LOCATION > SEA FLOOR


Science Keywords
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE >SURFACE TEMPERATURE >AIR TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC RADIATION >INCOMING SOLAR RADIATION    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >ICE EXTENT    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >ICEBERGS    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >SEA ICE CONCENTRATION    [Definition]
OCEANS >BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY >SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY    [Definition]
OCEANS >BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY >WATER DEPTH    [Definition]
OCEANS >MARINE GEOPHYSICS >MARINE GRAVITY FIELD    [Definition]
OCEANS >MARINE GEOPHYSICS    [Definition]
OCEANS >MARINE SEDIMENTS >TURBIDITY    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN ACOUSTICS >ACOUSTIC REFLECTIVITY    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN ACOUSTICS >ACOUSTIC SCATTERING    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN ACOUSTICS >ACOUSTIC VELOCITY    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CHEMISTRY    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN OPTICS >FLUORESCENCE    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN OPTICS >TURBIDITY    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN PRESSURE >WATER PRESSURE    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN TEMPERATURE >SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN TEMPERATURE >WATER TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
OCEANS >SALINITY/DENSITY >CONDUCTIVITY    [Definition]
OCEANS >SALINITY/DENSITY >SALINITY    [Definition]
SPECTRAL/ENGINEERING >INFRARED WAVELENGTHS >INFRARED RADIANCE    [Definition]
SPECTRAL/ENGINEERING >VISIBLE WAVELENGTHS >VISIBLE RADIANCE    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >GRAVITY/GRAVITATIONAL FIELD >GRAVITATIONAL FIELD    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >GRAVITY/GRAVITATIONAL FIELD >GRAVITY    [Definition]
OCEANS >BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY >BATHYMETRY    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >GLACIERS/ICE SHEETS >ICEBERGS    [Definition]


Platform
R/V NBP >R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer    [Information]


Instrument
CTD >Conductivity, Temperature, Depth    [Information]
GRAVIMETERS    [Information]
PRESSURE SENSORS
TURBIDITY METERS    [Information]
GPS >Global Positioning System    [Information]
MSBS >Multibeam Swath Bathymetry System    [Information]


Project
NSF/PLR >Division of Polar Programs, National Science Foundation    [Information]
AMBS >Antarctic Multibeam Bathymetry & Geophysical Synthesis    [Information]


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Data Center
Marine Geoscience Data System, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.marine-geo.org/

Data Center Personnel
Name: MARINE GEOSCIENCE DATA MANAGEMENT SYSTEM DATA MANAGER
Email: info at marine-geo.org
Contact Address:
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
61 Route 9W
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA



Distribution
Distribution_Media: Online HTTP
Fees: None


Personnel
STEPHEN ACKLEY
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +1 1 210 341 6556
Email: sackley at pol.net, Stephen.ackley at utsa.edu
Contact Address:
118 W Castle Ln
City: San Antonio
Province or State: Texas
Postal Code: 78213
Country: USA


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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2010-05-04
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-05-09



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