Data Set (knb-lter-sbc.2004.20)

SBCLTER: Ocean: Currents and Biogeochemistry: Moored CTD and ADCP Data at Carpinteria Reef (CAR), ongoing since 2001

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Data Set General Information:
Identifier: knb-lter-sbc.2004.20 (in the knb Catalog System)
Alternate Identifier: DOI: 10.6073/pasta/fa2662401fc781820b44a9012ec7f56a
Alternate Identifier: knb-lter-sbc.2004

ADCP (Currents), CTD (Hydrography) and Optics data (Fluorescence, Beam Attenuation and Volume Scattering Function) were collected at Carpinteria Reef in the Santa Barbara Channel (site ID: CAR). Data have been interpolated to a 20 minute interval. ADCP data are binned at a 0.5 meter interval, measured as height from the bottom to a maximum of 16 bins. All bins may not be filled, and in some cases, data from bins technically above the surface are included. VSF data are available at angles, 100, 125 and 150 degrees. CTD parameters include Pressure, Temperature, Conductivity, Salinity, Density and Fluorescence. The CTD array is located approximately 4.5 meters from the surface, and there are additional temperature thermistors near the CTD array, at the bottom, and mid way between these two.

Short Name: Moored CTD and ADCP: CAR
Publication Date: 2018
Language: english
Time Period:
Detailed Data Description and Download:
Moored CTD and ADCP at Carpinteria Reef CAR
Moored ADCP, CTD and optics data from Carpinteria Reef (station = CAR), 2001-01-01 - 2017-12-01
People and Organizations:
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Contact: Information Manager, Santa Barbara Coastal LTER [  email ]
Organization Santa Barbara Coastal LTER
Owner: Washburn, Libe 
Associate: Gotschalk, Chris (Data analyst)
Associate: Salazar, David (Technician)

Data Set Citation

How to cite this data set: Washburn, L. . 2018. SBCLTER: Ocean: Currents and Biogeochemistry: Moored CTD and ADCP Data at Carpinteria Reef (CAR), ongoing since 2001. Santa Barbara Coastal LTER. doi:10.6073/pasta/fa2662401fc781820b44a9012ec7f56a

Key Words and Terms

By Thesaurus:
LTER Controlled Vocabulary v1 chlorophyll, depth, LTER, marine, oceans, phytoplankton, salinity, temperature
LTER Controlled Vocabulary v1: Core Research Areas inorganic nutrients
LTER, Santa Barbara Coastal, moorings, Ocean_biogeochemistry
Santa Barbara Coastal LTER Habitats Nearshore Ocean, Reef
Santa Barbara Coastal LTER Measurement Types CAR, Carpinteria Reef
Knowledge Network for Biocomplexity Temperature
GCMD v6. Earth Science: Oceans Conductivity, Density, Fluorescence, Ocean Currents, Potential Density, Pressure, Salinity, Scattering, Water Temperature

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