Seawater properties measured from Niskin bottle samples collected in British Columbia, Canada, 1930 to present

This dataset contains measurements collected in British Columbia, Canada using Niskin bottles. The Niskin bottles were deployed by Fisheries and Oceans Canada's (DFO) Institute of Ocean Sciences (IOS) staff and partner organizations during scientific surveys conducted from 1930 to present. The variables measured include conductivity, temperature, depth, pressure, nitrate, oxygen, phosphate, salinity, silicate and chlorophyll. For inquiries, please contact DFO.PAC.SCI.IOSData-DonneesISO.SCI.PAC.MPO@dfo-mpo.gc.ca.

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Licence: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0

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Dates

Metadata Reference Date(s) January 14, 2022 (Revision)
Dataset Reference Date(s) November 07, 1930 (Creation)
Frequency of Update As Needed

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Additional Info

Field Value
Ocean Variables
  • Oxygen
  • Nitrate
  • Phosphate
  • Silicate
  • Sub Surface Salinity
  • Sub Surface Temperature
  • Other
Scope Dataset
Status On Going
Maintenance Note Generated from https://cioos-siooc.github.io/metadata-entry-form
Point of Contact
Point of Contact 1
Affiliation
Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO)
Email
DFO.PAC.SCI.IOSData-DonneesISO.SCI.PAC.MPO@dfo-mpo.gc.ca
Role
Custodian
Responsible Party
Responsible Party 1
Affiliation
Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO)
Email
DFO.PAC.SCI.IOSData-DonneesISO.SCI.PAC.MPO@dfo-mpo.gc.ca
Role
Owner
Distributor
Distributor 1
Affiliation
Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO)
Email
DFO.PAC.SCI.IOSData-DonneesISO.SCI.PAC.MPO@dfo-mpo.gc.ca
Role
Distributor
Spatial Extent {"type": "Polygon", "coordinates": [[[-177.5, 33.79], [-122.9, 33.79], [-122.9, 62.81], [-177.5, 62.81], [-177.5, 33.79]]]}
North Bounding Latitude 62.81
South Bounding Latitude 33.79
East Bounding Longitude -122.9
West Bounding Longitude -177.5
Temporal Extent
Begin
1930-11-07
Vertical Extent
Min
0.0
Max
5748.0
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