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WAPflux - New Tools to Study the Fate of Phytoplankton Production in the West Antarctic Peninsula
Entry ID: NSF-ANT08-38866

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Abstract: By using a tool-box of particle flux and characterization techniques appropriate to the study of particulate organic carbon fluxes out of the upper sunlit zone, WHOI researchers will attempt to evaluate the so called 'biological pump' term at the Palmer Long Term Ecological Research (PAL) site in the Western Antarctic Peninsula (WAP). The goal of these measurements is to describe the seasonal ... View entire text
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Description: Original data deposited with Palmer Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER) repository.

Description: NSF Award Abstract #0838866
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -62.0   S: -70.0   E: -65.0   W: -75.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2009-08-15
Stop Date: 2011-07-31
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Dataset ID: NSF-ANT08-38866

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Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
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City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
Phone: 617-548-1400
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Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
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City: Woods Hole
Province or State: MA
Postal Code: 02543
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2011-08-31
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24