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Hydrographic and Biogeochemical Variables

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Var CodeVariable Description
--- Physical Variables ---
361 htemp Temperature
347 hpsal Salinity
4 hdens Density
4 hmldm Mixed Layer Depth (MLD)
--- Nutrient Variables ---
273 hnpo4 Phosphate
59 hntop Total Phosphorus
1 hsdip DIP
167 hnsi4 Silicate
213 hnnox Nitrate + Nitrite
183 hnno3 Nitrate
167 hnno2 Nitrite
240 hnnh4 Ammonium
54 hnttn Total Nitrogen
1 hston Total Organic Nitrogen
2 hspon PON
2 hsdin DIN
--- Pigments & related Variables ---
409 hchlz Chlorophyll (any combined-type/unitless)
379 hchla Chlorophyll-a
11 hchlp CPR-PCI Phyto-Colour-Index
18 hchlf Fluorescence
7 hchlo Chlorophyll (other)
12 hphae Phaeophytin
57 hsech Secchi Depth
1 hlatt Light Attenuation
--- Other hydrographic/biogeochemical Variables ---
276 hdoxy Dissolved Oxygen
27 hoxst Oxygen Saturation
19 htalk Total Alkalinity
75 hphph pH
7 hstss TSS
170 hturb Turbidity
5 hsdoc DOC
3 hsdic DIC
3 hspoc POC
1 hstoc TOC


Satellite & Global in-situ Variables

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Var CodeVariable Description
463 rrsst Reynolds OI-SSTv2 Temperature
177 rrice Reynolds OI-ICEv2 Sea Ices Coverage
509 rhsst Hadley SST
507 rchla OCCCI satellite Chlorophyll
439 rmldm ORAM-MT2 Mixed Layer Depth
502 rpsal HEN4 Salinity
509 rwind ICOADS scalar Winds
342 rrain ESRL Monthly Total Precipitation
Zooplankton Variables

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Var CodeVariable Description
230 zmzoo Zooplankton All (any combined-type/unitless)
--- Total-sample biomass Variables ---
96 zmbio Zooplankton Biomass (any combined-type/unitless)
28 ztbm3 Total Wet Mass (Zoo)
26 ztbm1 Total Displacement Volume (Zoo)
36 ztbm4 Total Dry Mass (Zoo)
5 ztbm6 Total Carbon Mass (Zoo)
--- Group-totals abundance Variables ---
187 zmabd Zooplankton Abundance (any combined-type/unitless)
150 ztotc Total Copepods
57 ztotz Total Zooplankton
6 ztots Total Salps
4 ztotk Total Krill
13 zcbm3 Total Copepod Biomass


"Phytoplankton" Variables

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Var CodeVariable Description
182 pdiat Total Diatoms
181 pdino Total Dinoflagellates
171 pddrt Diatoms:Diatoms+Dinoflagellates
 
13 pbact Total Bacteria
24 pcyan Total Cyanophyceae
10 psyne Total Synechococcus
7 ppeuk Total Picoeukaryotes
4 ppclc Total Prochlorococcus
 
68 pcoco Total Coccolithophorids
59 peugl Total Euglenophyceae
54 pcryp Total Cryptophyceae
35 pchrs Total Chrysophyceae
51 pclor Total Chlorophyceae
46 ppras Total Prasinophyceae
 
35 pcili Total Ciliates
1 ptint Total Tintinnids


Meteorological Variables (in-situ)

# of
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Var CodeVariable Description
108 mtemp Air Temperature
106 mrain Rainfall
113 mwind Wind Speed


Last updated:   2019-Jan-30