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SAMPLING METADATA

Sampling and Processing Summary
Specific sampling methods and/or documentation were not available for this data set.

Sampling Gear Net Mesh Tow Method
( depth range )
# of Tow
% of all Tows
Plankton Net (Silk) 310 um horizontal
"surface"
58 3.7 %
Plankton Net (Silk) 310 um oblique
under ~25 m
8 0.5 %
Plankton Net (Silk) 310 um oblique
down-to ~50 m
6 0.4 %
Plankton Net (Silk) 310 um oblique
down-to ~100 m
2 0.1 %
Plankton Net (Silk) 310 um oblique
down-to ~250 m
166 10.5 %
Plankton Net (Silk) 310 um oblique
down-to ~500 m
8 0.5 %
Plankton Net (Silk) 310 um layered
down-to ~50 m
23 1.4 %
Plankton Net (Silk) 310 um layered
down-to ~100 m
62 3.9 %
Plankton Net (Silk) 310 um layered
down-to ~250 m
30 1.9 %
Plankton Net (type not specified) 310 um oblique
down-to ~50 m
160 10.1 %
Plankton Net (type not specified) 310 um oblique
down-to ~50 m
241 15.2 %
Plankton Net (type not specified) 310 um oblique
down-to ~100 m
3 0.2 %
Plankton Net (type not specified) 310 um oblique
down-to ~100 m
178 11.2 %
Plankton Net (type not specified) 310 um oblique
down-to ~250 m
122 7.7 %
Clarke-Bumpus Sampler 310 um horizontal
"surface"
5 0.3 %
Clarke-Bumpus Sampler 310 um layered
down-to ~100 m
6 0.4 %
Clarke-Bumpus Sampler 310 um layered
down-to ~250 m
18 1.1 %
1-meter (diameter) plankton net 650 um oblique
under ~25 m
2 0.1 %
1-meter (diameter) plankton net 650 um oblique
down-to ~50 m
16 1.0 %
1-meter (diameter) plankton net 650 um oblique
down-to ~100 m
263 16.6 %
1-meter (diameter) plankton net 650 um oblique
down-to ~250 m
210 13.2 %
  TOTAL TOWS 1587 
Sub-Collection:   BCF - POFI COPEPOD
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