Barkley Canyon Axis Fluorometer Turbidity Deployed 2021-08-21

The WET Labs ECO FLNTURTD 5069 was deployed on 2021-08-21 at Barkley Canyon Axis. Barkley Canyon Axis is located within Barkley Canyon, where benthic processes, biodiversity, sediment dynamics are observed. 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) October 29, 2021, 22:34 (UTC) (Creation)
November 15, 2021, 23:15 (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
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datastewardship@oceannetworks.ca
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Custodian

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Ocean Variables Surface Currents
Scope Dataset
Status On Going
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North Bounding Latitude 48.31663518
South Bounding Latitude 48.31663518
East Bounding Longitude -126.05067407
West Bounding Longitude -126.05067407
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2021-08-21
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