
Cruise 
station_name 
Type 
mon/day/yr 
hh:mm 
Longitude Nominal (degE) 
Latitude Nominal (degN) 
Bottom Depth [m] 
Depth [target m] 
Depth [actual m] 
Decimal Year [yr] 
Lon_degE 
Lat_degN 
consecutive sample number 
cast file name 
rosette bottle number 
PO4 [umol/l] 
Si [umol/l] 
NO2+NO3 [umol/l] 
NH4 [umol/l] 
Urea [umol/l] 
TDP 
TDN 
POC [umol/l] 
PON [umol/l] 
13C 
13C SD 
15 N 
15N SD 
BSi 
LSi 
Chl total [ug/l] 
Chl a [ug/l] 
Phaeopigments [ug/l] 
Chl a + phaeo 
Depth (m) 
Pressure [db] 
Temperature_00 
Conductivity_00 
Salinity_00 
Density 
Fluoresence 
Transmission 
Beam_C 
Estimated Wind Direction 
Estimated Wind Speed 
Water Color 
Disk of Sun 
Sky State 
Sea State 
Ccomments 
Column Name 
Cruise

Station

Type

mm_dd_yy

hh_mm

Longitude

Latitude

Bot_depth

Depth_target_m

Depth_actual_m

decimal_year

longitude_logged

latitude_logged

consecutive_sample_number

cast_file_name

rosette_bottle_number

phosphate

silicate

nitrite_nitrate

ammonium

urea

total_dissolved_phosphorus

total_dissolved_nitrogen

particulate_organic_carbon

particulate_organic_nitrogen

del_c_13_mean

del_c_13_stdev

del_n_15_mean

del_n15_stdev

biogenic_silica

lithogenic_silica

chlorophyll_total

chlorophyll_a

phaeopigments

chlorophyll_a_phaeopigments

depth_ctd

pressure_ctd

water_temperature00

water_conductivity00

salinity00

potential_density_anomaly00

fluorescence_btl

transmission_btl

beam_attenuation_coefficient

wind_dir_est

wind_speed_est

water_color

disk_of_sun

sky_state

sea_state

comments

Definition 
column required by ODV 
2letter code for this station name 
cast type at this station, column required by ODV 
format is mm/dd/yyyy, column required by ODV 
time, in 24 hr format, column required by ODV 
Nominal Longitude for this station. East is positive Column required by ODV 
Nominal Latitude for this station. North is positive Column required by ODV 
depth to the bottom at this station, column required by ODV 
nominal depth of this measurement 
depth the rosette bottle was closed. calculated for seawater, positive is down 
year (yyyy) plus daytime as a fraction of a year, ie, half way thru 2005 = 2005.5 
Longitude recorded in the event log for this station, east is positive 
Latitude recorded in the event log for this station. north is positive 
number assigned to all samples taken from this niskin bottle for various analyses 
name of the CTD File corresponding to this bottle cast 
rosette bottle ID 
concentration of reactive phosphate 
concentration of reactive silicate, h3sio4, or silicic acid 
concentration of the sum of nitrate and nitrite 
concentration of ammonium 
concentration of urea 
concentration of dissolved phosphorus, all forms 
concentration of dissolved nitrogen, all forms 
concentration of POC from CHN analysis 
concentration of PON from CHN analysis 
del C13 = (Rsample/Rstandard  1) * 1000, where R= 13C/12C. Relative to a standard: _______. Early samples are a mean of 2 readings of one sample 
del C13 = (Rsample/Rstandard  1) * 1000, where R= 13C/12C. Relative to a standard: _______. Early samples are a mean of 2 readings of one sample 
del N15 = (Rsample/Rstandard  1) * 1000, where R= 15N/14N. Relative to a standard: _______. Early samples are a mean of 2 readings of one sample 
del N15 = (Rsample/Rstandard  1) * 1000, where R= 15N/14N. Relative to a standard: _______. Early samples are a mean of 2 readings of one sample 
concentration of particulate biogenic silica, indicative of diatom abundance 
concentration of lithogenic silica, indicative of a terrestrial source 
concentration of all extracted chlorophylls 
concentration of chlorophylla 
concentration of phaeopigments 
concentration of Chlorophyll a + phaeopigments 
depth recorded in the seabird .mrk file when rosette bottle closed. usually an average of 45 scans 
pressure recorded in the seabird .mrk file when rosette bottle closed. usually an average of 45 scans 
water temperature from the primary sensor pair. ITS90, based on International Temperature Scale of 1990, recorded in the seabird .mrk file when rosette bottle closed. usually an average of 45 scans 
Conductivity, from primary sensor pair, recorded in the seabird .mrk file when rosette bottle closed. usually an average of 45 scans 
Salinity from primary sensory pair calculated according to the Practical Salinity Scale of 1978, recorded in the seabird .mrk file when rosette bottle closed. usually an average of 45 scans 
sigmatheta, from primary sensory pair, recorded in the seabird .mrk file when rosette bottle closed. usually an average of 45 scans. Density anomaly calculated with in situ salinity, potential temperature and density=0. sigmatheta = density[kg/m3]  1000kg/m3. (International Equation of State, Joint Panel on Oceanographic Tables and Standards, 1981), 
Fluorescence, Wetlabs ECOAFL/FL, recorded in the seabird .mrk file when rosette bottle closed. usually an average of 45 scans 
percent of light emitted reaching a sensor. recorded in the seabird .mrk file when rosette bottle closed. usually an average of 45 scans 
Calculated from tramsmission accordiing to: c =  ( 1 / (path length[m]) * ln ( light transmission [decimal] ). recorded in the seabird .mrk file when rosette bottle closed. usually an average of 45 scans 
estimated direction the wind was blowing from (compass point) 
estimated speed of wind, in nauticalMilesPerHour 
observed color of the water at the surface 
observed visibility of disk of sun, either visible or obscure 
estimated cloud cover and/or cloud type 
wave height and condition 
Notes about these measurements 
Storage Type 
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Measurement Type 
nominal 
nominal 
nominal 
dateTime 
dateTime 
ratio 
ratio 
ratio 
ratio 
ratio 
ratio 
ratio 
ratio 
nominal 
nominal 
nominal 
ratio 
ratio 
ratio 
ratio 
ratio 
ratio 
ratio 
ratio 
ratio 
ratio 
ratio 
ratio 
ratio 
ratio 
ratio 
ratio 
ratio 
ratio 
ratio 
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ratio 
interval 
ratio 
interval 
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ratio 
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ratio 
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Measurement Values Domain 



Format 
mm/dd/yyyy 
Precision 



Unit 
degree 
Precision 
1e05 
Type 
real 
Min 
180 
Max 
180 

Unit 
degree 
Precision 
1e05 
Type 
real 
Min 
90 
Max 
90 

Unit 
meter 
Precision 
1 
Type 
real 

Unit 
meter 
Precision 
1 
Type 
real 
Min 
0 
Max 
1000 

Unit 
meter 
Precision 
0.001 
Type 
real 
Min 
0 
Max 
1000 

Unit 
nominalYear 
Precision 
1e09 
Type 
real 

Unit 
degree 
Precision 
1e05 
Type 
real 
Min 
180 
Max 
180 

Unit 
degree 
Precision 
1e05 
Type 
real 
Min 
90 
Max 
90 




Unit 
micromolePerLiter 
Precision 
1e04 
Type 
real 

Unit 
micromolePerLiter 
Precision 
1e04 
Type 
real 

Unit 
micromolePerLiter 
Precision 
1e04 
Type 
real 

Unit 
micromolePerLiter 
Precision 
1e04 
Type 
real 

Unit 
micromolePerLiter 
Precision 
1e04 
Type 
real 

Unit 
micromolePerLiter 
Precision 
1e04 
Type 
real 

Unit 
micromolePerLiter 
Precision 
1e04 
Type 
real 

Unit 
micromolePerLiter 
Precision 
1e04 
Type 
real 

Unit 
micromolePerLiter 
Precision 
1e04 
Type 
real 

Unit 
permil 
Precision 
0.001 
Type 
real 

Unit 
permil 
Precision 
0.001 
Type 
real 

Unit 
permil 
Precision 
0.001 
Type 
real 

Unit 
permil 
Precision 
0.001 
Type 
real 

Unit 
micromolePerLiter 
Precision 
1e04 
Type 
real 

Unit 
micromolePerLiter 
Precision 
1e04 
Type 
real 

Unit 
microgramPerLiter 
Precision 
1e04 
Type 
real 

Unit 
microgramPerLiter 
Precision 
1e04 
Type 
real 

Unit 
microgramPerLiter 
Precision 
1e04 
Type 
real 

Unit 
microgramPerLiter 
Precision 
1e04 
Type 
real 

Unit 
decibar 
Precision 
0.001 
Type 
real 
Min 
0 
Max 
5000 

Unit 
decibar 
Precision 
0.001 
Type 
real 
Min 
0 
Max 
5000 

Unit 
celsius 
Precision 
0.001 
Type 
real 
Min 
0 
Max 
100 

Unit 
siemensPerMeter 
Precision 
0.001 
Type 
real 

Unit 
dimensionless 
Precision 
0.001 
Type 
real 

Unit 
kilogramPerMeterCubed 
Precision 
0.001 
Type 
real 

Unit 
milligramPerMeterCubed 
Precision 
0.001 
Type 
real 

Unit 
percent 
Precision 
0.001 
Type 
real 
Min 
0 
Max 
100 

Unit 
reciprocalMeter 
Precision 
0.001 
Type 
real 








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