Fraser River Delta Lower Slope Fluorometer Turbidity Deployed 2016-05-01

The WET Labs ECO FLNTUSB 2473 was deployed on 2016-05-01 at Fraser River Delta Lower Slope. This site is located on the lower slope of the Fraser River delta, where depth is approximately 150 metres. This device is a Fluorometer Turbidity. Fluorometer Turbidity instruments measure chlorophyll fluorescence and turbidity within the same volume of seawater. The instrument uses a light emitting diode (LED) to provide an excitation source. The fluoresced light is received by a detector at a particular angle from the LED source, and uses an interference filter to discriminate against scattered excitation light. Turbidity is measured at the same time, by detecting scattered light from a LED, which is positioned at the same angle as the chlorophyll fluorescence. 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) February 18, 2021, 23:01 (UTC) (Creation)
November 15, 2021, 23:22 (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": [ -123.340473333, 49.080805 ], "type": "Point" }
North Bounding Latitude 49.080805
South Bounding Latitude 49.080805
East Bounding Longitude -123.340473333
West Bounding Longitude -123.340473333
Temporal Extent
Begin
2016-05-01
End
2017-05-08
Vertical Extent
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146.0
Max
146.0
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