Data Set (knb-lter-sbc.10.21)

SBC LTER: Ocean: Ocean Currents and Biogeochemistry: Nearshore water profiles (monthly CTD and chemistry)

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These methods, instrumentation and/or protocols apply to all data in this dataset:

Protocols and/or Procedures
Description:

CTD Instrumentation, collection and analysis

CTD data are collected and analyzed according to the following protocols and instruments

Protocol:
Author: Washburn
Title: SBC Monthly Water Sampling - CTD and bottles
Available Online:
 View: http://sbc.lternet.edu/external/Ocean/Protocols/Monthly_Water_Sampling_CTD_bottles_textonly.pdf
Protocol:
Author: Washburn
Title: SBC LTER Monthly CTD processing -- All data
Available Online:
 View: http://sbc.lternet.edu/external/Ocean/Protocols/Washburn_2007-10-23_SBCLTER_monthly_CTD_processing.pdf
Instrument(s): SBE19-Plus with rosette sampler (Go-Flo) and bottles drained under pressure (june 2008 - present)
Instrument(s): SBE19-Plus with rosette sampler (Go-Flo) (Feb 2003 - Jun 2008)
Instrument(s): SBE19 Seacat Profiler, with pump (2001 - 2002)
Description:

Nutrients

Nutrients were collected according to the following protocols

Protocol:
Author: Brzezinski
Title: Field Water Collection: 2008 - present
Available Online:
 View: http://sbc.lternet.edu/external/Ocean/Protocols/Brzezinski_2008-06-10_field_water_collection.pdf
Protocol:
Author: Brzezinski
Title: Field Water Collection: 2000 - June 2008
Available Online:
 View: http://sbc.lternet.edu/external/Ocean/Protocols/Field_water_collection.pdf
Description:

Particulate C and N and stable isotopes (C and N)

Samples for CHN and stable isotope analysis are processed according to the following protocols.

Protocol:
Author: Brzezinski
Title: CHN and Stable Isotope Filtration 2009 - present
Available Online:
 View: http://sbc.lternet.edu/external/Ocean/Protocols/Brzezinski_2009-01-01_C_N_filtration.pdf
Protocol:
Author: Brzezinski
Title: CHN, Stable Isotope Filtration: 2000 - 2008
Available Online:
 View: http://sbc.lternet.edu/external/Ocean/Protocols/CHN_Isotope_filtration.pdf
Description:

Fluorometric chlorophyll

Samples for chlorophyll and related pigments (chlorophyll-a, total chlorophyll and phaeopigments) are filtered and analyzed according to the following protocols

Protocol:
Author: Brzezinski
Title: Chlorophyll Filtration: 2009 - present
Available Online:
 View: http://sbc.lternet.edu/external/Ocean/Protocols/Brzezinski_2009-01-01_Chl_filtration_discrete.pdf
Protocol:
Author: Brzezinski
Title: Chlorophyll Filtration: 2000 - 2008
Available Online:
 View: http://sbc.lternet.edu/external/Ocean/Protocols/Chl_filtration_discrete.pdf
Protocol:
Author: Brzezinski
Title: Chlorophyll Analysis: 2009 - present
Available Online:
 View: http://sbc.lternet.edu/external/Ocean/Protocols/Brzezinski_2009-01-01_Chl_analysis.pdf
Protocol:
Author: Brzezinski
Title: Chlorophyll Analysis: 2000 - 2008
Available Online:
 View: http://sbc.lternet.edu/external/Ocean/Protocols/Chl_analysis.pdf
Description:

Biogenic and lithogenic silica

Samples for biogenic and lithogenic silica were prepared and analyzed according to the following protcols. Note: BSi and LSi were processed only during 2001.

Protocol:
Author: Brzezinski
Title: Particulate Silicon filtration
Available Online:
 View: http://sbc.lternet.edu/external/Ocean/Protocols/Particulate_Si_filtration.pdf
Protocol:
Author: Brzezinski
Title: Particulate Silicon analysis
Available Online:
 View: http://sbc.lternet.edu/external/Ocean/Protocols/Brzezinski_2001_PSi_protocol_2001.pdf
Description:

Visualization Software: Ocean Data View

These data were designed to be loaded into the visualization program "Ocean Data View". See links for more information.

Protocol:
Title: Information about Ocean Data View
Available Online:
 View: http://odv.awi.de/
Available Online:
 View: http://sbc.lternet.edu/external/SOFTWARE/OceanDataView/odvGuide.pdf
Protocol:
Author: O'Brien
Title: README: Using Ocean Data View with SBC LTER data
Available Online:
 View: http://sbc.lternet.edu/external/SOFTWARE/OceanDataView/README.txt
Software:
Implementation Info:
Distribution:
Available Online:
 View: http://sbc.lternet.edu/external/SOFTWARE/OceanDataView/ODVinstall_SBCbathy.exe
Version Number: 0.1