Saanich Inlet Sill Conductivity Temperature Depth Deployed 2014-06-25

The Sea-Bird SeaCAT SBE16plus 4997 was deployed on 2014-06-25 at Saanich Inlet Sill. Saanich Inlet Sill is a shallow bottom feature in the Saanich Inlet. The sill influences flow of oxygenated water and seasonal cycles. This device is a Conductivity Temperature Depth. Conductivity Temperature Depth (CTD) is an instrument package that contains sensors for measuring the conductivity, temperature, and pressure of seawater. Salinity, sound velocity, depth and density are variables that can be derived from sensor measurements. CTDs can carry additional instruments and sensors such as oxygen sensors, turbidity sensors and fluorometers. It was deployed on a fixed platform. Data from this deployment were archived and made available through Ocean Networks Canada's Oceans 2.0 digital infrastructure, with quality assurance and derived data products following established practices.

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Metadata Reference Date(s) July 22, 2020, 22:02 (UTC) (Creation)
November 15, 2021, 23:42 (UTC) (Revision)
Dataset Reference Date(s) November 15, 2021 (Creation)
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Responsible Party 1
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Ocean Networks Canada Society
Email
datastewardship@oceannetworks.ca
Role
Custodian

Field Value
Ocean Variables Surface Currents
Scope Dataset
Status Completed
Spatial Extent { "coordinates": [ -123.499466, 48.68855 ], "type": "Point" }
North Bounding Latitude 48.68855
South Bounding Latitude 48.68855
East Bounding Longitude -123.499466
West Bounding Longitude -123.499466
Temporal Extent
Begin
2014-06-25
End
2015-04-01
Vertical Extent
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80.0
Max
80.0
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