Title

Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler and Shipboard Computer System data from R/V Point Sur cruise DP01 in the Northern Gulf of Mexico, May 1-8 2015

Document Type

Dataset

Publication Date

3-16-2017

UDI

R4.x257.226:0003

Funding Source

RFP-IV

Data Collection Period

2015-05-01 to 2015-05-08

Database

Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative Information and Data Cooperative (GRIIDC)

DOI

10.7266/N79S1P34

Abstract

This dataset contains Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler (ADCP), shipboard computer system (SCS) measurements, the ship load and cruise track data from aboard the R/V Point Sur for cruise DP01 for an area encompassing roughly 28°N to 29°N and 87.5°W to 88.5°W. The overall purpose of this cruise was to perform deep water sampling of in-situ seawater and associated fauna.

Purpose

Provide location and other ship operation parameters from DEEPEND cruise DP01 for research and publication.

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