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Georges Bank moored array, CREST, instrumented with a CTD, air temp. sensor, transmissometer, fluorometer, Oct. 94 - Sept 95, GLOBEC
Entry ID: crest_GB

Abstract: The Georges Bank moored instrument array (CREST) was moored at ~41.4077N,
67.5423W in ~43 meters of water. The mooring consisted of an air temperature
sensor at 3m above the water, ctd units at 2 and 10 meters, transmissometer and
fluorometer at 10 meters. The mooring was deployed in Oct. 1994 and recover in
Jan. 1995, redeployed in Apr. 1995 and recovered in Sep. of 1995. Data are
reported at hourly intervals. Some parameters do not span the entire
deployment duration.
Related URL
Description: U.S. GLOBEC Data System, Directory of data page; see data object: "crest", (Jim Irish, Investigator)

Description: U.S. GLOBEC Georges Bank long-term moored program: part 1 - mooring
configuration, WHOI Technical Reports, WHOI-2005-11.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 41.41   S: 41.41   E: -67.54   W: -67.54
Max Altitude: 3M
Min Depth: 2M Max Depth: 10M

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1994-10-28
Stop Date: 1995-01-21

Start Date: 1995-04-02
Stop Date: 1995-09-02
Data Resolution
Temporal Resolution: hourly
MOORINGS 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
Data Center URL:

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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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-04-03
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-10-24