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EQUALANT
    Zooplankton biomass data (displacement volume) collected during the International Cooperative Investigations of the Tropical Atlantic (ICITA) project. This project consisted of three sub-projects called: EQUALANT I, EQUALANT II, & EQUALANT III.

Temporal Sampling Coverage
Click here for a table and map-based summary of
sampling coverage by year and month.


Graphic:  Histogram of sampling dates: 1963 - 1964
February 1963 - July 1964 Months

Plankton Data Content
Click here for a table and summary of plankton
taxa and species present in this data set.


show biomass data
BIOM
ZOOP
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PHYT
data not available
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TSOX
show nutrient data
NUTS
data not available
CHLA
Click on an icon above to map just that data type.

Ship & Cruise Summary
Click here for table and map-based summary of
dataset cruises and sampling stations.


You can also view data from individual cruises in this section.

Sampling Metadata
Click here for documentation and statistics on
sampling gear, mesh sizes, and methods used.


Investigator Summary
Click here for a summary of
associated investigators, institutes, and projects.


Data Access & Formats
Click here for data format descriptions and
to download this data collection.

Data Distribution Map

Data Coverage Map: -69 West to 11 East ; -21 South to 36 North
Click on a "Plankton Data Content" icon (upper left)
to see that data type displayed on this map.

( Any gold dots in this map represent non-quantitative samples. )


World Location Map
Graphic:  A world map showing a red box that outlines the geographic coverage of this data set.
The Red Box indicates the area of the focused map above.

This data summary is for just one out of over 150 plankton data sets present in the NMFS-COPEPOD global plankton database.
If you were dropped here by a search engine, you can find out more about this online database by clicking here.

Sub-Collection:   EQUALANT
North Atlantic (8%) , South Atlantic (92%)
Web v14.1   [ 2014-Sep ]
http://www.st.nmfs.noaa.gov/plankton