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Georges Bank zooplankton concentrations, derived from sampling taken on forty-four cruises, 1995-1999, U.S. GLOBEC.
Entry ID: zoo_meter_GB

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Abstract: The major objective of the U.S. GLOBEC, Georges Bank project was to understand the population dynamics of key species on the Bank - Cod, Haddock and two species of zooplankton (Calanus finmarchicus and Pseudocalanus) - in terms of their coupling to the physical environment and in terms of their predators and prey.

Zooplankton sampling was conducted on forty-four cruises ... View entire text
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zoo_square_meter (Ted Durbin investigator)

Description: Directory of Data Page, please see:
fishlarvae_B (Donna Johnson investigator)
fishlarvae_M (Donna Johnson investigator)
fisheggs (P.Berrien/J. Sibunka investigators)
zoo_pump (Lew Incze investigator)
ctd_mocness (DMO investigator)
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 42.5   S: 40.0   E: -65.5   W: -69.5
Min Depth: 0 Max Depth: 300

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1995-01-01
Stop Date: 2000-02-28
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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.

The data available here are intended for scholarly use ... View entire text
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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: 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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Durbin, E. G, P. R. Garrahan and M. C. Casas , 2000. Abundance and
distribution of Calanus finmarchicus on the Georges Bank during 1995 and 1996 .
ICES Journal of Marine Science, Volume 57, Issue 6, December 2000, Pages
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2007-02-12
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23